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Crown Court Church (Church of Scotland), Westminster

Description: Crown Court Church (Church of Scotland)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 209407

OS Grid Reference: TQ3047981058
OS Grid Coordinates: 530479, 181058
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5134, -0.1211

Location: Crown Court, Westminster, London WC2B 5 WC2E 9JD

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: WC2E 9JD

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Listing Text

59/16; 60/13
Crown Court Church
(Church of Scotland)


Church. Founded 1718, rebuilt 1909 by Eustace Balfour of Balfour and
Turner. Red brick with Portland stone dressings, slate roof. Restrained
and, as usual with Balfour, individual, finely crafted Free Style. 3
storeys and recessed slated attic. 4 bays wide. The outer bays contain
doorways and are treated as towers though flush with wall plane; the left
hand one topped by an open, pedimented pavilion, the right hand one
battlemented. Mullioned and transomed windows, those to ground floor with
iron grilles. Pilastered top storey with bracketed cornice and balustrade.
The galleried interior is an early use of steel framing cased in wood.
Clerestory lighting.

Listing NGR: TQ3048281054

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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