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Friary of St Francis

A Grade II Listed Building in Vincent Square, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4943 / 51°29'39"N

Longitude: -0.1393 / 0°8'21"W

OS Eastings: 529269

OS Northings: 178904

OS Grid: TQ292789

Mapcode National: GBR DL.XH

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.JPQT

Entry Name: Friary of St Francis

Listing Date: 14 January 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1357015

English Heritage Legacy ID: 209744

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 2978 NW CITY OF WESTMINSTER FRANCIS STREET, SW1
104/7
14.1.70 No 47 (Friary of
St Francis)
GV II
Franciscan Friary. Mid Cl9. Yellow brick, painted to ground floor. Roof not
visible. 3 storeys, attic and basement. 7 windows wide. Free early Renaissance
manner. Ground floor recessed behind round arched arcade, with simplified
capitals and drum piers; paterae to spandrels. Arched central entrance,first
and second floor windows round-headed, in pairs, with shared gauged work rising
to point between. Brick band above second floor. Corbel table to eaves with
triplets of windows at intervals. Return to left with full height canted bay.
Bronze figure of St Francis set at first floor level to corner of facade.


Listing NGR: TQ2926978904

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