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Our Practice Partner, Sarah Khan is leading a tour of St Leonards, Shoreditch on 5th of October, 2018.

This is a free evening of architecture and archaeology talks discussing the unique history of St Leonard’s Shoreditch, from its Norman roots and Shakespearean worshippers to its current Georgian structure, and hopes for the future preservation of this London gem.

Programme:

6pm: Welcome from Nicholas Morgan, project consultant

6.15pm: Sarah Khan RIBA CA, Church Architect takes guests on an architectural history tour of the crypt (appropriate footwear advised) and nave

7pm: Claudia Tommasino, Archaeologist and site manager for the recent Museum of London Archaeology dig, explains the search for medieval foundations within the current Georgian building

7.30pm Drinks reception

This evening is possible with the generous support of Heritage Lottery Fund.

The church is also showcased on our website here.

View from Shoreditch Highstreet

View from Shoreditch Highstreet

Interior view - The Nave (Image courtesy Historic England)

Interior view – The Nave (Image courtesy Historic England)

Archaeological investigations at St Leonards

Archaeological investigations at St Leonards