CHURCH OF ST MARK

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1080383
Date first listed:
19-Oct-1951
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST MARK, KENNINGTON PARK ROAD SE11

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST MARK, KENNINGTON PARK ROAD SE11

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Greater London Authority
District:
Lambeth (London Borough)
National Grid Reference:
TQ 31206 77520

Details

KENNINGTON PARK ROAD SE11 1. (east side) 5023 Church of St Mark TQ 3177 8/240 19.10.51

II*

2. 1822-24 built by D R Roper to the design of A B Clayton. Greek revival church of sandstone with Portland stone tetrastyle Doric porch in antis, up 8 steps. Above the pediment a square tower bearing octagonal drum and open round Ionic stage with cupola; the whole decorated with acroteria. Single entrance, under small window, to narthex. Church splays out beyond to hold aisles. Five-bay returns with segment-headed windows on each floor. Pilaster bay divisions support entablature. Side entrances to narthex; and crypt entrances further east. Projecting centre at east with large window. Inside shows gallery on Doric columns round 3 sides. Aisles and galleries walled off in reconstruction after war damage; but screen of 2 tall piers of Ionic columns before east window remains. Central glass dome. C17 pulpit from St Michael, Wood Street.

Listing NGR: TQ3120677520

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
204334
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 27 Apr 2003
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