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Temple Church (St Mary's), City of London

Description: Temple Church (St Mary's)

Grade: I
Date Listed: 4 January 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 199532

OS Grid Reference: TQ3123581062
OS Grid Coordinates: 531235, 181062
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5133, -0.1102

Location: Crown Office Row, City of London, EC4Y 7 EC4Y 7HL

Locality: City of London
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: EC4Y 7HL

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Listing Text

Inner Temple Lane

Temple Church (St Mary's)
TQ 3181 SW 7/103 4.1.50.


Circular, aisled nave with clerestory and west porch, consecrated in 1185. Aisled
chancel with no clerestory, south porch and north extension, consecrated in 1240.
The whole has been very much restored and rebuilt, most recently after World War
II and is now largely faced with ashlar and roofed with lead. Good mediaeval and
later monuments. Late C17 reredos of carved wood.

Listing NGR: TQ3123581062

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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