Church Of St Luke
- 18 Jun 2000
- Church Of St Luke, Westmount Road Se9, Eltham, Greenwich, Greater London
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
4412 WESTMOUNT ROAD SE9 Church of St Luke TQ 4375 49/438
1906 by Temple Moore. South aisle added 1930. Nave, aisles, chancel, north aisle extension as organ chamber, south as Lady Chapel. South-west porch is lower stage of intended tower. Red brick with stone dressings. Porch battlemented.
High pitched tiled roof except in South aisle where it is almost flat. Stepped buttresses between bays. Stone window tracery, flamboyant in nave east and west window. North aisle, of 4 bays only, has groups of 3 cusped lights under segmental arches. Interior all faced with stone and stone-coloured cement. South aisle arcade of 3 wide, pointed arches on square stone piers. Similar arch from chancel to Lady Chapel. North aisle has 2 only very wide arches on chamfered rectangular stone piers, and a narrower arch from chancel to organ chamfer. No chancel arch.
On north side of chancel a solid panelled screen; and light wood screens to choir and Lady Chapel with Celtic ornament. High wagon roof through nave and chancel.
Steeply sloped wood North aisle roof with 2 transverse arch supports. South aisle roof near-flat in Tudor style with ribs and panels.
Listing NGR: TQ4310075526
© Nick Blackburn. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Blackburn, Nick
Rights Holder: Blackburn, Nick
Brick, Stone, Tile, Victorian Church, Religious Ritual And Funerary, Place Of Worship