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St. Boniface Episcopal Church

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2001, James Shields for HGA Architects. 3906 W. Mequon Rd.

A steeply pitched gabled roof encompasses this striking modern, copper-clad church. The interior features exposed timbers and Douglas fir decking carried on tapered square piers. Clear glass windows at each gable end illuminate the 350-seat worship space, cherry wood pews, and slate floor. The separate bell tower, a tall, tapered, copper-clad pyramid, complements the shape of the church and forms a dramatic marker of place.

Writing Credits

Marsha Weisiger et al.


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Marsha Weisiger et al., "St. Boniface Episcopal Church", [Mequon, Wisconsin], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

Print Source

Buildings of Wisconsin

Buildings of Wisconsin, Marsha Weisiger and contributors. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2017, 261-261.

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