TOWER OF FORMER CHURCH OF ST OLAVE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
I
List Entry Number:
1359180
Date first listed:
04-Jan-1950
Date of most recent amendment:
10-Nov-1977
Statutory Address:
TOWER OF FORMER CHURCH OF ST OLAVE, IRONMONGER LANE EC2

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Location

Statutory Address:
TOWER OF FORMER CHURCH OF ST OLAVE, IRONMONGER LANE EC2

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 32530 81228

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

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
199551
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 15 Mar 2007
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