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Diocesean Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Vincent Square, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4954 / 51°29'43"N

Longitude: -0.1389 / 0°8'19"W

OS Eastings: 529294

OS Northings: 179023

OS Grid: TQ292790

Mapcode National: GBR DL.Z3

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.JPY0

Entry Name: Diocesean Hall

Listing Date: 1 December 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1066495

English Heritage Legacy ID: 208542

Location: Westminster, London, SW1P

County: London

District: City of Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: Vincent Square

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Stephen Rochester Row

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 2979 SW CITY OF WESTMINSTER AMBROSDEN AVENUE, SW1

99/16 Diocesan Hall
GV
II*

Diocesan hall. 1895 to circa 1902. Bentley. Red brick. Portland stone dressings,
green slate roof. Set at right angles to roadway. End elevation with thermal
window, arched parapet and pinnacles to each side, flanked by half blind, half
openwork oculi forming flying buttresses. Projecting barrel roofed entrance to
right with carved tympanum. Buttressed flanks to auditorium, with thermal windows,
and carefully detailed Portland stone coped parapet. Interior reported by Pevsner
as having apse and tunnel vault . Part of group with Clergy House and Archbishop's
House, qv, and The Metropolitan Cathedral Church of the Most Precious Blood, Ashley
Gardens, qv.

London, Vol I. N Pevsner.


Listing NGR: TQ2928779022

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