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 OLAVE

List entry Number: 1359180

Location

TOWER OF FORMER CHURCH OF ST OLAVE, IRONMONGER LANE 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: 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: 199551

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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

IRONMONGER LANE EC2 1. 5002 (East Side) Tower of former Church of St Olave (Formerly listed as remains of church of St Olave, Old Jewry) TQ 3281 SE 10/263 4.1.50.

I

2. 1670-79, by Wren. Body of church destroyed 1888 except for part of west wall. Tower is of Portland stone with engaged Doric columns and segmental pediment to doorway. Arched windows above and pedimented clock face (disused). Belfry openings blocked and side windows altered. Modillion cornice, plain parapet and 4 obelisks.

Listing NGR: TQ3253081228

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National Grid Reference: TQ 32530 81228

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