St Matthew's Church, Southcote, Reading, Berkshire: the sanctuary and nave illuminated by concealed flourescent tubes on the wall

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RIBApix ref no RIBA48859
Architect/DesignerPiper, John (1903-1992)
Spence, Sir Basil (1907-1976)
Artist/PhotographerSnoek, Henk (1915-1980)
CountryUK: England
CityReading
Subject Date1967
Image Date1967
ViewInterior
StyleModern Movement
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceAP510/214
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This diamond-shaped church is built of brick with an aluminium roof. It is painted white internally with two large diamond windows of coloured glass designed by John Piper.

Subject tags

brickwork, churches, roofs, lighting, aluminium, seating, church fittings