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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 ANDREW

List entry Number: 1064643

Location

CHURCH OF ST ANDREW, HOLBORN VIADUCT EC1

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: 10-Nov-1977

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 199521

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Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

HOLBORN VIADUCT EC1 1. 5002 (South Side) Church of St Andrew (Formerly listed as remains of Church of St Andrew) TQ 3181 NW 1/8 4.1.50.

I

2. 1686-7 by Wren. C15 tower recased and heightened by Wren in 1704. Interior of church burnt in World War II and rebuilt in near facsimile. Aisled nave of 7 bays with short chancel and west tower flanked by low vestries etc, those to the east with domes. Portland stone. 2 tiers of windows, pairs of doorways and balustrade to copper-covered roof. East end has 3 light window, in 2 tiers, and 3 crowning urns. 2 statues of charity children on west face of tower which is crowned by balustrade. Galleried interior with Corinthian columns on high pedestals supporting arcades and plaster vault. Furnishings modern except for organ case.



Listing NGR: TQ3147181521

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National Grid Reference: TQ 31470 81518

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