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Sandys Row Synagogue

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishopsgate, London

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Latitude: 51.5183 / 51°31'5"N

Longitude: -0.0778 / 0°4'40"W

OS Eastings: 533462

OS Northings: 181681

OS Grid: TQ334816

Mapcode National: GBR V9.NX

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.L3QD

Entry Name: Sandys Row Synagogue

Listing Date: 21 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1260323

English Heritage Legacy ID: 206478

Location: Tower Hamlets, London, E1

County: London

District: Tower Hamlets

Electoral Ward/Division: Bishopsgate

Built-Up Area: Tower Hamlets

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): City of London

Church of England Parish: Christ Church Spitalfields

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 3381 14/10,000 Sandys Row Synagogue

Synagogue, formerly French Protestant Church. Opened 1766, altered C19 and C20.
Brick. Symmetrical facade of 3 storeys. 3 main bays. Central semicircular headed
entrance. Semicircular headed sashed windows, in triplets to outer bays. Parapet.
Interior retaining C18 gallery with Doric columns and triglyph frieze with guttae.
Arched sashed windows at gallery level, retaining glazing bars. Modillion cornice
and coved ceiling. Later apse with flanking pilasters, etc.
Survey of London Vol. 27. pp. 36-7.

Listing NGR: TQ3345481684

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