THE MONUMENT

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: I

List Entry Number: 1193901

Date first listed: 04-Jan-1950

Statutory Address: THE MONUMENT, FISH STREET HILL EC3

Statutory Address: THE MONUMENT, MONUMENT STREET EC3

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: THE MONUMENT, FISH STREET HILL EC3

Statutory Address: THE MONUMENT, MONUMENT STREET EC3

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

County: Greater London Authority

District: City and County of the City of London (London Borough)

National Grid Reference: TQ 32923 80760

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

MONUMENT STREET EC3 1. 5002 The Monument TQ 3280 NE 16/430 4.1.50.

I

2. 1671 to 77 by Wren. Built to commemorate Great Fire of 1666 which began nearby. Colossal Doric column of Portland stone on high base with carved reliefs etc. Capital supports gallery, with plain iron railing and later cage, reached by spiral staircase round open well. Crowning finial of gilt copper supported on stone drum. Scheduled AM.

Listing NGR: TQ3292380760

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 199650

Legacy System: LBS

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