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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: TOWER OF FORMER CHURCH OF ST ALBANS

List entry Number: 1079120

Location

TOWER OF FORMER CHURCH OF ST ALBANS, WOOD STREET 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: II*

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: 199836

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

WOOD STREET EC2 1. 5002 Tower of farmer Church of St Albans TQ 3281 SW 9/224 4.1.50.

II*

2. 1682 to 87, by Sir Christopher Wren. Portland stone in Gothic style. Pilaster buttresses. Later parapet and pinnacles. Blocked arches to south and east. Church destroyed during and after World War II.

Listing NGR: TQ3234081465

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National Grid Reference: TQ 32340 81465

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