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Church of All Hallows, City of London

Description: Church of All Hallows

Grade: I
Date Listed: 4 January 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 199594

OS Grid Reference: TQ3302281485
OS Grid Coordinates: 533022, 181485
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5166, -0.0843

Location: 83 A1211, City of London, EC2M 5 EC2M 5NS

Locality: City of London
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: EC2M 5NS

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There is also a scheduled monument, London Wall: Section Bounding All Hallows Churchyard, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

Listing Text

(North Side)
Church of All Hallows
TQ 3381 SW 11/354 4.1.50


1765 to 7, by George Dance the Younger, Aisleless building with east apse and
west tower. Plain exterior of yellow and pink brick with Portland stone dressings.
Exposed south side has giant arcade of 4 bays with 3 lunette windows. High parapet
screening roof. North side with vestry and external pulpit staircase built on
to remains of City wall and bastion. Small Portland stone tower with pedimented
west door and clock above, domed cupola and 4 urns. Apse partly obscured by later,
2 storeyed vestries of no interest. Distinguished interior with engaged Ionic
columns supporting enriched plaster vault. Coffered semi-dome over apse. Gallery
to west with C18 organ. Pulpit attached to north wall. Late C17 font of white
marble. Alter piece by Mr N Dance-Holland after Cortona.

Listing NGR: TQ3302181484

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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