THE ORATORY

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1358123

Date first listed: 15-Apr-1969

Statutory Address: THE ORATORY, BROMPTON ROAD SW3

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: THE ORATORY, BROMPTON ROAD SW3

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

County: Greater London Authority

District: Kensington and Chelsea (London Borough)

National Grid Reference: TQ 27156 79165

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History

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Details

TQ 2779 SW BROMPTON ROAD SW3

40/38 15.4.69 The Oratory GV II*

Church. 1884. H Gribble. Stone. Elaborate Italian Baroque style building. Nave of 3 main bays. Side chapels. Transepts and apsed chancel. Symmetrical facade, 5 bays to ground floor, 3 above. Pediment; recessed porch. Partly rusticated with applied pilasters and blind niches. Return elevations with similar treatment, and balustraded parapets to nave and aisle parapets. Lead covered dome over crossing with cupola and ball finial. Elaborate marble-lined interior, with domes to nave, top lit side chapels and much Baroque-style marble sculpture, including spandrel figures.

Listing NGR: TQ2715679165

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 203545

Legacy System: LBS

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