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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 BARTHOLOMEW THE GREAT

List entry Number: 1180873

Location

CHURCH OF ST BARTHOLOMEW THE GREAT, WEST SMITHFIELD 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: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 199817

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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

WEST SMITHFIELD EC1 1. 5002 Church of St Bartholomew the Great TQ 3181 NE 2/17 4.1.50.

I

2. Surviving eastern portion of church of former Augustinian Priory founded 1123. 1 bay of C12 nave plus crossing with shortened transepts. C12 apsed choir with vaulted ambulatory, C14 clerestorey and timber roof. C14 Lady Chapel etc. Early C17 brick tower to south west of crossing with small timber cupola. Good late mediaeval tomb (of founder) and other, later monuments. The whole building is much altered and rebuilt. East wall of C15 cloister has been reconstructed incorporating old fragments.



Listing NGR: TQ3195681711

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National Grid Reference: TQ 31956 81711

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