Saint Peter’s Roman Catholic Church

STATUS Designated Individual Landmark

22 Barclay Street

ARCHITECT: John R. Haggarty; Thomas Thomas

DATE: 1836-40

STYLE: Greek Revival, Church

Church Greek Revival Manhattan Tribeca

St. Peter’s Church is an outstanding example of Greek Revival architecture executed in fine materials. Tt is a temple-form building of excellent proportions and that it is one of the oldest Catholic churches in the City. St. Peter’s Church is a granite building with a fine six-columned portico and a low-angled gable. As an early Catholic church, the prosent  building closely follows the tradition of Classic monumentality of so many of its predecessors in Rome.

STATUS Designated Individual Landmark

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