St John's, Smith Square, Westminster, London

RIBApix ref no RIBA9149
Architect/DesignerArcher, Thomas (1668-1743)
Sisson, Marshall Arnott (1897-1978)
Artist/PhotographerCox, Bernard Hugh (1907?-1986)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1728
Image Date1960
ViewExterior
StyleBaroque
Medium35mm Transparency
Library ReferenceGB 736
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Bernard Cox / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Built to designs by Thomas Archer in 1721-1728, this church was burnt out in 1941 during World War II. It was restored as a concert hall by Marshall Sisson in 1965-1969.

Subject tags

belfries, bell towers, churches, conversion of buildings, concert halls