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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 ANNES

List entry Number: 1357808

Location

CHURCH OF ST ANNE, LIMEHOUSE PARISH CHURCH, COMMERCIAL ROAD, E14

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

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityTower HamletsLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 29-Dec-1950

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 205886

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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

205886 788/17/621 COMMERCIAL ROAD E14 29-DEC-50 (South side) CHURCH OF ST ANNE LIMEHOUSE PARISH CHURCH

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COMMERCIAL ROAD E14 1. 4431 (South Side) St Anne's Limehouse Parish Church TQ 368l 17/621 29.12.50.

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2. 1712-30 - Nicholas Hawksmoor architect. White ashlar on high plinth. Rusticated corners. Eaves cornice with 2 short eastern towers with 3 oblong lancets each. Blocking course. Square crypt windows. 7 round arched windows above. Flights of steps approach northern, southern and western doors. Western lantern tower predominant in the local scene and from the River Thames. Fine interior.

The Garden Wall to former St Anne's Rectory, Limehouse Town Hall, St Anne's Parish Church, Churchyard Walls, Railings, Gates, Gate Piers and War Memorial form a group with No 2 and Nos 11 to 23 (odd) Newell Street and the Limehouse Church Institute, Three Colt Street.

Listing NGR: TQ3678181033

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National Grid Reference: TQ 36781 81033

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