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Church of St Matthew

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4971 / 51°29'49"N

Longitude: -0.1307 / 0°7'50"W

OS Eastings: 529857

OS Northings: 179232

OS Grid: TQ298792

Mapcode National: GBR GK.TH

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.PM8N

Entry Name: Church of St Matthew

Listing Date: 24 February 1958

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1288982

English Heritage Legacy ID: 209895

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: St Matthew Westminster

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 2979 SE CITY OF WESTMINSTER GREAT PETER STREET,
100/17 SW1
24.2.58 Church of St Matthew
G.V. II
Church. 1849-51 by Sir George Gilbert Scott, gutted by fire 1982.
Ragstone with ashlar dressings C.13 Gothic style. Massive and imposing
south tower, as main entrance, with angle buttresses, originally intended
to be finished off with spire. The gutted interior with aisles flanking
nave, had fine fittings. The interior and fabric restored 1984.
London VOl 1; N Pevsner;


Listing NGR: TQ2985779232

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