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Church of St Mary

A Grade II* Listed Building in City of Westminster, London

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Latitude: 51.5205 / 51°31'13"N

Longitude: -0.1753 / 0°10'30"W

OS Eastings: 526698

OS Northings: 181748

OS Grid: TQ266817

Mapcode National: GBR 49.V4

Mapcode Global: VHGQY.X16R

Entry Name: Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 25 September 1951

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1065972

English Heritage Legacy ID: 422571

Location: Westminster, London, W2

County: London

District: City of Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: Little Venice

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Mary Paddington Green

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

41/1 (west side)
25.9.51 Church of St Mary.
Church 1788-91 by John Plawwith C19 alterations and restoration of 1972 by
Raymond Erith. Yellow-brown brick with ashlar dressings. Slate roof, lead roof
to cupola. Greek cross plan, the central square surmounted by cupola with lower,
narrower arms. Principal entrance to south arm of cross treated as Doric portico
with attached columns distyle in antis with pediment to gable end. Flight of
four steps to panelled double-leaf doors in architrave with hood on consoles.
Bowed tetrastyle Tuscan porch to west cross arm with thermal window above.
Venetian window in round-arched recess to east side. To north side a
round-arched recess contains a thermal window with a 4-light pilastered window in
segmental surround below. Pediments to gable ends. Return walls have niches and
square blind panels above. To central block, two levels of small-paned windows
with leaded lights under gauged brick arches. Ashlar frieze and cornice. Hipped
roof. Octagonal cupola with paired columns to angles. Interior: galleries on
three sides supported on columns. Segmental vaults and shallow dome. Original
font, pulpit, altar and altar rail.

Listing NGR: TQ2669881748

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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