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St Peter, Belsize Square, Belsize Park
St Thomas More, Maresfield Gardens, Swiss Cottage (Roman Catholic)
Holy Trinity, Finchley Road, Swiss Cottage
All Souls (former), Loudon Road, Swiss Cottage
St Mary, King Henry’s Road, Primrose Hill
Build at the apex of the King Henry’s Road and Primrose Hill Road junction. It dates from 1870-72 and was designed by M.P. Manning, with the wide south aisle and chapel added in 1891-92. From 1901-1915 the vicar was Percy Dearmer who had a great influence through his writings on church furnishing and decoration, the white walls of the building reflect this. The reredos by Bodley and Garner was cut down to show more of the east windows, the pulpit is also by them.
Sacred Heart, Quex Road, Kilburn (Roman Catholic)
A short way off the High Road this is a large church of 1879 by Pugin and Pugin. They added an eastward extension in 1898-99 and it was further extended this way in 1964-65 by F.G. Broadbent and Partners who also added the south transept and considerably widened the south aisle. The west porch was added in 1959 by Gordon and Gordon
St Cuthbert, Fordwych Road, West Hampstead
St Anne Brookfield, Highgate West Hill
St Mary Magdalene, Munster Square, Euston
One of the earliest scholarly gothic revival churches. A short way west of Euston and north of Euston Road, it dates from 1849-52 and was designed by R.C. Carpenter, with the south aisle added in 1883-84 by his son R.H. Carpenter. The chancel decoration is by Daniel Bell and Richard Almond, the reredos was added by Charles Nicholson in 1935 and the rood by J.T. Micklethwaite. The great east window is by Hardman to Pugin designs, though much restored.