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Church of St Antholin

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwark, London

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Latitude: 51.4636 / 51°27'48"N

Longitude: -0.0616 / 0°3'41"W

OS Eastings: 534748

OS Northings: 175626

OS Grid: TQ347756

Mapcode National: GBR ZY.9J

Mapcode Global: VHGR6.WG8W

Plus Code: 9C3XFW7Q+C8

Entry Name: Church of St Antholin

Listing Date: 27 September 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1385735

English Heritage Legacy ID: 471145

Location: Peckham Rye, Southwark, London, SE15

County: London

District: Southwark

Electoral Ward/Division: Peckham Rye

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Southwark

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Nunhead St Antony with St Silas

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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636-1/13/542 (South side)
27/09/72 Church of St Antholin


Church. 1877. By Ewan Christian, restored after war damage,
1957 by Laurence King. Red brick, Early English style with
lancet windows. Aisled. Of special interest because of reredos
from Wren's Church of St Antholin, Watling Street, demolished
in the 1870s.
INTERIOR: this timber structure, also damaged but skilfully
restored, has Fluted Corinthian half-columns supporting 3-bay
entablature with segmental pediments at either side. Centre
section has blank arches with gold angels' heads in spandrels
above decalogue; acanthus carving on panel beneath. Flanking
sections, with swags of carved fruit and flowers between
capitals, inscribed with the Lord's Prayer and the Creed.
Scrolled cresting probably replaced.

Listing NGR: TQ3474875626

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