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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: CHURCH OF ST MARGARET

List entry Number: 1064634

Location

CHURCH OF ST MARGARET, LOTHBURY EC2

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityCity and County of the City of LondonLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 04-Jan-1950

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 199600

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

LOTHBURY EC2 1. 5002 (North Side) Church of St Margaret TQ 3281 SE 10/282 4.1.50.

I GV

2. 1686-95 by Wren. Simple, rectangular body with lower south aisle flanked by vestry to east and tower to west. Simple south elevation of Portland stone with round arched windows, cornice and balustrade. Vestry has square headed window with circular opening to room above. Entrance at base of tower with engaged Corinthian columns, pediment etc. Tower stone, in 4 stages with round and segmentally arched openings. Lead cupola topped by obelisk With weather vane, Sides and rear of church are rendered with stone dressings: similar to south front but with circular upper windows. Various single-storeyed additions at rear. Interior has order of Corinthian pilasters with colonnade to south aisle. Cove with circular windows to flat ceiling. West gallery with organ. Fine pulpit with tester. Reredos altar rails, chancel screen and other fittings, some removed from demolished churches. Wall tablets, 2 with busts. Brass chandeliers.



Listing NGR: TQ3271181282

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National Grid Reference: TQ 32712 81280

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