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Latitude: 51.5138 / 51°30'49"N
Longitude: -0.0985 / 0°5'54"W
OS Eastings: 532042
OS Northings: 181141
OS Grid: TQ320811
Mapcode National: GBR QC.1J
Mapcode Global: VHGR0.76SW
Entry Name: Cathedral Church of St Paul
Listing Date: 4 January 1950
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1079157
English Heritage Legacy ID: 199738
Location: City of London, London, EC4M
District: City and County of the City of London
Electoral Ward/Division: Castle Baynard
Built-Up Area: City of London
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): City of London
Church of England Parish: St Paul's Cathedral
Church of England Diocese: London
627/8/210 ST PAUL'S CHURCHYARD EC4
627/9/210 CATHEDRAL CHURCH OF ST PAUL
TQ3181 SE 8/210
TQ3218 SW 9/210
1675 to 1710 by Sir Christopher Wren. Rebuilding of mediaeval cathedral burnt
in Great Fire. Classical style, mainly of Portland stone, with central dome and
western towers. Large crypt. Contains important contemporary and later fittings
and monuments including a very few survivals from the previous church. C19 fittings, monuments, decorations etc of importance. Dome painted by Thornhill. Above the 2 west chapels are the library and music room. The south west tower contains a fine circular staircase. Elaborate steps with walls, piers, urns and gates to south transept. Broad steps to west front flanked by pedestals supporting decorative iron lamp standards by Lutyens.
Listing NGR: TQ3204281141
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