CHRIST CHURCH (INCLUDING GATEPIERS AND GATES TO VERGERS YARD)

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: I

List Entry Number: 1357795

Date first listed: 29-Dec-1950

Date of most recent amendment: 09-Jul-1998

Statutory Address: CHRIST CHURCH (INCLUDING GATEPIERS AND GATES TO VERGERS YARD), COMMERCIAL STREET E1

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: CHRIST CHURCH (INCLUDING GATEPIERS AND GATES TO VERGERS YARD), COMMERCIAL STREET E1

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

County: Greater London Authority

District: Tower Hamlets (London Borough)

National Grid Reference: TQ 33748 81780

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

COMMERCIAL STREET E1 1. 4431 (East Side) Christ Church TQ 3381 NE 14A/365 29.12.50. GV 2. 1723-29 Architect Nicholas Hawksmoor. White ashlar tower and spire dominate the Spitalfields area. Western portico of 4 giant Tuscan columns. Central semi-circular arch, a theme repeated in the facade below tower. Steps. Interior (apart from crypt) now closed for restoration.

The Drinking Fountain and Trough, and the 5 Bollards form a group with Christ Church and the Ten Bells Public House. Christ Church forms part of groups on Commercial Street and is also part of the group centred on Fournier Street.

COMMERCIAL STREET E1 1. 4431 (East Side) 2 sets of Gate Piers to Churchyard of Christ Church TQ 3381 NE 14A/366 II GV 2. C18. 2 pairs of tall white stone gate piers with caps, those nearest Fournier Street with ball finials.

The Drinking Fountain and Trough, and the 5 Bollards form a group with Christ Church and the Ten Bells Public House. Christ Church forms part of groups on Commercial Street and is also part of the group centred on Fournier Street.

Listing NGR: TQ3374881780

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 205910

Legacy System: LBS

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