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Tower and Remains of Church of All Hallows Staining, City of London

Description: Tower and Remains of Church of All Hallows Staining

Grade: I
Date Listed: 4 January 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 199616

OS Grid Reference: TQ3330180934
OS Grid Coordinates: 533301, 180934
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5116, -0.0805

Location: Star Alley, City of London, EC3R 7 EC3M 5DF

Locality: City of London
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: EC3M 5DF

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Listing Text

1. (west side)
Tower and remains of
Churh of All Hallows

(Formerly listed as
Tower, formerly to
Church of All Hallows
Staining (formerly listed
as remains of Church of
All Hallows Staining))
TQ 3380 NW 17/478 4.1.50


C12 or C13 onwards. Lowest stage of tower of coursed ragstone rubble with some knapped flint, probably C12 or C13. Two-light cinquefoil window in west wall, pointed arches in south and east walls of tower. The second stage of the tower, fragmentary remains of a diagonal buttress and south and west walls of the south aisle or nave are probably C14. Octagonal stair turret at north-west corner of tower, with four-centre head doorways to four internal stages, is probably C15. Second stage cinquefoil windows, restored externally but retaining C16 brickwork internally. Parts of the third stage brickwork date from C18. Upper third and fourth stage restored following demolition of the body of the church in 1870.

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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