CHURCH OF ST MARTIN

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
I
List Entry Number:
1359194
Date first listed:
04-Jan-1950
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST MARTIN, LUDGATE HILL EC4

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST MARTIN, LUDGATE HILL EC4

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 31802 81172

Details

LUDGATE HILL EC4 1. 5002 (North Side) Church of St Martin TQ 3181 SE 8/189 4.1.50.

I GV

2. 1677-87, by Wren. Body of church square with order of 4 composite columns and pilasters defining barrel-vaulted Greek Cross. Flat-ceiled corner compartments. 3 arched openings to south containing entrance lobbies (altered) and vestry, with gallery over. 3 carved doorcases. West gallery with carved organ case. Carved pulpit, reredos, doorcase to north vestry and white marble font with wooden cover. East and west sides of church obscured. South front of Portland stone with 3 doorways (2 disused) and 3 windows above. Centre rises as tower flanked by large consoles above parapet. Octagonal upper stage and shaped spire with gallery. Rear elevation (to garden of Stationers' Hall) of red brick with slight Portland stone dressings and rendered parapet with small central gable over circular window. Single storeyed vestry apparently of late C17 but partly rendered and partly refaced.



Listing NGR: TQ3180281172

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
199609
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: 29 Sep 2002
Reference: IOE01/08901/32
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