The Finest Specimen of Brick Building in all the Land

Michael and Andrea Taylor receive the English Heritage Heritage Angel Award

Judges and presenters of English Heritage’s Heritage Angels Awards, with Michael and Andrea Taylor of joint winners St Stephens, Hampstead

When they stepped forward to receive one of English Heritage's Heritage Angel awards at a West End gala ceremony, it was a recognition of Michael and Andrea Taylor's lengthy struggle to rescue from oblivion one of London's most striking - if too long undervalued - buildings. 

"Thirteen years of headaches and sleepless nights worrying over a deteriorating structure which the Church of England had seemed content to leave to rot."
- Jack Watkins, January 2012