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CHURCH OF CHRIST


NAME:CHURCH OF CHRIST

LOCATION:
LOYOLA COLLEGE CAMPUS
CHENNAI-600034
TAMILNADU

APPROACH:
THROUGH LOYOLA COLLEGE CAMPUS

OWNERSHIP: LOYOLA COLLEGE
USAGE
PAST: CHURCH
PRESENT: CHURCH

SIGNIFICANCE:
THIS 67 YEAR OLD CHURCH PORTRAYS ELEMENTS OF THE GOTHIC STYLE OF ARCHITECTURE. THIS 175 FEET HIGH SPIRE FORMS A MAJOR ATTRACTION, ALSO AN IMPORTANT LANDMARK IN CHENNAI.IT IS ONE OF THE TALLEST CHURCHES IN CHENNAI.

THIS CHURCH BEARS A BALANCED ARRANGEMENT OF ARCHES PILLARS & STAINED WINDOWS ACHIEVING A FEELING OF HORMONY & SOARING HEIGHT.

MATERIALS

FOUNDATION: BRICK FOOTING
WALLS: BRICK
FLOORS: PATTERNED TILES
ROOF: VAULT-PCC
OPENINGS:STELL TIMBER,GLASS

DECORATIVE FEATURES:
175 FEET HIGH SPIRE,STAINED GLASS DETAILS,DECORATIVE POINTED ARCHES,ROSE WINDOW DETAILS,VAULTED CEILING

STATE OF PRESERVATION:
FAIR

DATE:JULY 31st 1930

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