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Church of St Sepulchre, City of London

Description: Church of St Sepulchre

Grade: I
Date Listed: 4 January 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 199516

OS Grid Reference: TQ3177581459
OS Grid Coordinates: 531775, 181459
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5167, -0.1022

Location: A40, City of London, EC1A 2 EC1A 2FD

Locality: City of London
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: EC1A 2FD

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Listing Text

(North Side)
Church of St Sepulchre
TQ 3181 SE 8/177 4.1.50.


Mid C15 and late C17, with later alterations and refacings. Approximately a rectangle
with continuous aisles to nave and chancel. St Stephen's Chapel projects to north
and a 3 storeyed porch to south. Variously repaired and refaced stone walls are
original with late C17 classical arcades (of 7 bays) and east window. Plaster
ceilings reconstructed in 1837. Numerous monuments. Organ case of 1677. Reredos.
Carved woodwork etc. C17 sundial on south side. C18 wrought iron gate to porch.
Vestries to north-east partially of design dated 1791 (reconstructed in 1962) with
Venetian windows etc. Attached to east wall is memorial bust of Charles Lamb,
removed from Christchurch, Newgate Street.

Listing NGR: TQ3177581462

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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