List entry

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 MARY SOMERSET

List entry Number: 1358904

Location

TOWER OF FORMER CHURCH OF ST MARY SOMERSET, UPPER THAMES STREET EC4

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 199789

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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

UPPER THAMES STREET EC4 1. 5002 (North Side) Tower of former Church of St Mary Somerset (formerly listed as remains of Church TQ 3280 NW 15/416 4.1.50. of St Mary Somerset)

I 2. 1686-94, by Wren. Body of church demolished in 1871. Portland stone with south door and blocked openings to each other side (ashlar facing made good). Circular and round-arched windows above. Entablature and parapet with 8 tall pedestals supporting urns at the corners and obelisks between.

Listing NGR: TQ3216280880

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National Grid Reference: TQ 32163 80880

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