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Christchurch Remains of Christ Church, City of London

Description: Christchurch Remains of Christ Church

Grade: I
Date Listed: 4 January 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 199669

OS Grid Reference: TQ3198181372
OS Grid Coordinates: 531981, 181372
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5159, -0.0993

Location: 1 Edward Street, City of London, EC1A 7 EC1A 7AF

Locality: City of London
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: EC1A 7AF

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There is also a scheduled monument, The London Greyfriars, site of, Newgate Street, Farringdon, 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)
Remains of Christ Church
TQ 3181 SE 8/182
TQ 3281 SW 9/182 4.1.50.


1677 to 91 Sir Christopher Wren. Tower 1704. Coursed rubble and Portland stone.
Particularly fine west tower and steeple, the urns replaced in fibre-glass. Only
5 bays of north wall of church and a fragment of the south wall remain.

Listing NGR: TQ3199781372

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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