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Abbey (Canons') Garden 4 Statues

A Grade II Listed Building in St James's, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4977 / 51°29'51"N

Longitude: -0.1273 / 0°7'38"W

OS Eastings: 530093

OS Northings: 179306

OS Grid: TQ300793

Mapcode National: GBR HK.L8

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.RM26

Entry Name: Abbey (Canons') Garden 4 Statues

Listing Date: 9 January 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1066403

English Heritage Legacy ID: 208813

Location: Westminster, London, SW1P

County: London

District: City of Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: St James's

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Westminster Abbey Extra Parochial Place

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TO 3079 SW CITY OF WESTMINSTER BROAD SANCTUARY, SW1
101/85 (ABBEY PRECINCT AND
WESTMINSTER SCHOOL)
9.1.70
Abbey (Canons') Garden:
4 Statues

G.V. II

Statues of the Apostles. 1686 by Grinling Gibbons and Arnold Quellin.
Weathered marble statues of the Apostles, the surviving parts (with the
better preserved sculptured elements now at Burnham-on-Sea) from the altar
of the former Queen's Chapel in the Palace of Whitehall, designed by Wren.

R.C.H.M.
Dictionary of British Sculptors; R. Gunnis.


Listing NGR: TQ3009379306

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