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Crown Court Church (Church of Scotland)

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5134 / 51°30'48"N

Longitude: -0.121 / 0°7'15"W

OS Eastings: 530479

OS Northings: 181058

OS Grid: TQ304810

Mapcode National: GBR JC.ZN

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.V7C5

Entry Name: Crown Court Church (Church of Scotland)

Listing Date: 1 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1356969

English Heritage Legacy ID: 209407

Location: Westminster, London, WC2B

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 Paul Covent Garden

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 3081 SW CITY OF WESTMINSTER CROWN COURT, WC2
59/16; 60/13
Crown Court Church
(Church of Scotland)

G.V. II

Church. Founded 1718, rebuilt 1909 by Eustace Balfour of Balfour and
Turner. Red brick with Portland stone dressings, slate roof. Restrained
and, as usual with Balfour, individual, finely crafted Free Style. 3
storeys and recessed slated attic. 4 bays wide. The outer bays contain
doorways and are treated as towers though flush with wall plane; the left
hand one topped by an open, pedimented pavilion, the right hand one
battlemented. Mullioned and transomed windows, those to ground floor with
iron grilles. Pilastered top storey with bracketed cornice and balustrade.
The galleried interior is an early use of steel framing cased in wood.
Clerestory lighting.


Listing NGR: TQ3048281054

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