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Convent of St Mary at the Cross, Barnet

Description: Convent of St Mary at the Cross

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 April 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 198933

OS Grid Reference: TQ1998792719
OS Grid Coordinates: 519987, 192719
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6205, -0.2682

Location: Highview Avenue, Barnet, Greater London HA8 9QP

Locality: Barnet
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: HA8 9QP

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Listing Text

5004 Edgware

Convent of St Mary at the

TQ 19 SE 4/3


Begun circa 1874, the Chapel completed circa 1893, with various late additions.
By James Brooks. Large asymmetrical Convent building of late C19 date aligned
on a north-wouth axis, the Chapel being sited at the north end of the complex.
Designed in a Gothic Revival manner, the building is of 2 storeys with attics,
faced in red brick with stone bandong. The traceried windows are formed in stone
and the hipped and gabled roofs are tiled and at varying levels according to the
architectural elements. The Chapel as built is formed of one aisle of a much
larger design.

Listing NGR: TQ1998792719

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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