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ABBEY (CANONS') GARDEN 4 STATUES

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: ABBEY (CANONS') GARDEN 4 STATUES

List entry Number: 1066403

Location

ABBEY (CANONS') GARDEN 4 STATUES, BROAD SANCTUARY SW1

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

County: Greater London Authority

District: City of Westminster

District Type: London Borough

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 09-Jan-1970

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 208813

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List entry Description

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

TO 3079 SW CITY OF WESTMINSTER BROAD SANCTUARY, SW1 101/85 (ABBEY PRECINCT AND WESTMINSTER SCHOOL) 9.1.70 Abbey (Canons') Garden: 4 Statues

G.V. II

Statues of the Apostles. 1686 by Grinling Gibbons and Arnold Quellin. Weathered marble statues of the Apostles, the surviving parts (with the better preserved sculptured elements now at Burnham-on-Sea) from the altar of the former Queen's Chapel in the Palace of Whitehall, designed by Wren.

R.C.H.M. Dictionary of British Sculptors; R. Gunnis.

Listing NGR: TQ3009379306

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of London I Westminster Abbey, (1924)
Gunnis, R, Dictionary of British Sculptors 1660-1851, (1953)

National Grid Reference: TQ 30093 79306

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