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St Faith and St Laurence

Monument typeAnglican Church
Listing gradeII


Firm: J.A. Chatwin and Son


Date begun1935
Date completed1960


Balden Road and Croftdown Road
B17 8RD

Local authorityBirmingham


DenominationChurch of England

Additional notes

Job architect was Philip B Chatwin in practice of J A Chatwin & Son who did work in 1936-7 and completed 1958-60 with chancel, sanctuary, Lady Chapel and vestries also by Philip B Chatwin and his nephew Anthony Chatwin in a simple, refined Early Christian style with an especially successful interior with Hardman Studios glass.

Unique identifier

1393384 (Historic England list entry number)

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