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Church of St Andrew

A Grade I Listed Building in Farringdon Without, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5173 / 51°31'2"N

Longitude: -0.1066 / 0°6'23"W

OS Eastings: 531470

OS Northings: 181518

OS Grid: TQ314815

Mapcode National: GBR NB.68

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.34H5

Entry Name: Church of St Andrew

Listing Date: 4 January 1950

Last Amended: 10 November 1977

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1064643

English Heritage Legacy ID: 199521

Location: City of London, London, EC4A

County: London

District: City and County of the City of London

Electoral Ward/Division: Farringdon Without

Built-Up Area: City of London

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): City of London

Church of England Parish: St Bride Fleet Street

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

HOLBORN VIADUCT EC1
1.
5002
(South Side)
Church of St Andrew
(Formerly listed as remains
of Church of St Andrew)
TQ 3181 NW 1/8 4.1.50.

I

2.
1686-7 by Wren. C15 tower recased and heightened by Wren in 1704. Interior of
church burnt in World War II and rebuilt in near facsimile. Aisled nave of 7 bays
with short chancel and west tower flanked by low vestries etc, those to the east
with domes. Portland stone. 2 tiers of windows, pairs of doorways and balustrade
to copper-covered roof. East end has 3 light window, in 2 tiers, and 3 crowning
urns. 2 statues of charity children on west face of tower which is crowned by
balustrade. Galleried interior with Corinthian columns on high pedestals supporting
arcades and plaster vault. Furnishings modern except for organ case.

Listing NGR: TQ3147181521

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