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Church of St Bartholomew the Great, City of London

Description: Church of St Bartholomew the Great

Grade: I
Date Listed: 4 January 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 199817

OS Grid Reference: TQ3195681711
OS Grid Coordinates: 531956, 181711
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5189, -0.0995

Location: Cloth Fair, City of London, EC1A 7 EC1A 7BE

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

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Listing Text

Church of St Bartholomew
the Great
TQ 3181 NE 2/17 4.1.50.


Surviving eastern portion of church of former Augustinian Priory founded 1123.
1 bay of C12 nave plus crossing with shortened transepts. C12 apsed choir with
vaulted ambulatory, C14 clerestorey and timber roof. C14 Lady Chapel etc. Early
C17 brick tower to south west of crossing with small timber cupola. Good late
mediaeval tomb (of founder) and other, later monuments. The whole building is
much altered and rebuilt. East wall of C15 cloister has been reconstructed incorporating
old fragments.

Listing NGR: TQ3195681711

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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