All Souls, Langham Place, London, seen from Regent Street with the BBC Broadcasting House behind

RIBApix ref no RIBA6846
Architect/DesignerNash, John (1752-1835)
Artist/PhotographerSmith, Edwin (1912-1971)
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1824
Image Date1970
StyleClassical Revival
Library ReferenceESP/CHU/761(ES13483)
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Edwin Smith / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: All Souls was designed by John Nash and built in 1822-1824. Severe damage to the roof was sustained following a World War II mine explosion in 1940, necessitating an extensive restoration scheme under the direction of H. S. Goodhart-Rendel which was completed in 1951.

Subject tags

churches, spires, stone, radio & television studios