Church of St Mary Magdalene, Rowington Close, Paddington W2 - Westminster, City of

Built 1878 by GE Street, with crypt chapel of St Sepulchre by Sir Ninian Comper 1895. High Victorian church with complete internal decorative scheme. Roof repairs were completed with funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund and Historic England in 2008, and further funding saw the replacement of electrics and drainage repairs in 2012. The church is undergoing major external fabric repairs with cleaning and new lighting to the interior, grant-aided by the Heritage Lottery Fund, due to complete 2018. The St Sepulchre Chapel is undergoing environmental monitoring prior to any conservation works.

Church of St Mary Magdalene, Rowington Close, Paddington W2 - Westminster, City of
© Historic England

Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    CHURCH OF ST MARY MAGDALENE
    Heritage Category:
    Listed Building grade I
    List Entry Number:
    1235288
    Local Planning Authority:
    Westminster, City of
    Site Type:
    Religious ritual and funerary > Church

Location

    Building Name:
    Church of St Mary Magdalene
    Street Name:
    Rowington Close
    Postcode:
    W2
    Locality:
    Paddington
    County:
    Greater London
    District / Borough:
    Westminster, City of
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Westminster North
    Region:
    London

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Place of worship
    Condition:
    Poor
    Priority:
    D - Slow decay; solution agreed but not yet implemented
    Previous Priority:
    C
    Ownership:
    Religious organisation
    Designation:
    Listed Place of Worship grade I, CA