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: CHURCH OF ST GILES

List entry Number: 1359183

Location

CHURCH OF ST GILES, CRIPPLEGATE EC2
CHURCH OF ST GILES, FORE 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: 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: 199476

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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

FORE STREET EC2 1. 5002 Church of St Giles (Formerly listed as remains of Church of St Giles, Cripplegate) TQ 3281 NW 3/35 4.1.50.

I

2. Mid C16 incorporating earlier tower etc. Refaced C19, in squared rubble with Portland stone dressings, except for upper stage of tower which is of red brick with timber cupola and dates from 1683-4. Roof renewed after fire in World War II which destroyed fittings except for few wall monuments. Aisled nave with short chancel. West gallery under construction at time of survey to take organ from St Luke's Church, Old Street. C19 south-east vestry in character with church.



Listing NGR: TQ3235181699

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National Grid Reference: TQ 32351 81699

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