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Tower of Former Church of St Mary Somerset

A Grade I Listed Building in Queenhithe, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5114 / 51°30'41"N

Longitude: -0.0969 / 0°5'48"W

OS Eastings: 532163

OS Northings: 180880

OS Grid: TQ321808

Mapcode National: GBR QD.DC

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.88NP

Entry Name: Tower of Former Church of St Mary Somerset

Listing Date: 4 January 1950

Last Amended: 10 November 1977

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1358904

English Heritage Legacy ID: 199789

Location: City of London, London, EC4V

County: London

District: City and County of the City of London

Electoral Ward/Division: Queenhithe

Built-Up Area: City of London

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): City of London

Church of England Parish: St Andrew-by-the-Wardrobe

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

UPPER THAMES STREET EC4
1.
5002
(North Side)
Tower of former Church of
St Mary Somerset (formerly
listed as remains of Church
TQ 3280 NW 15/416 4.1.50. of St Mary Somerset)

I

2.
1686-94, by Wren. Body of church demolished in 1871. Portland stone with south
door and blocked openings to each other side (ashlar facing made good). Circular
and round-arched windows above. Entablature and parapet with 8 tall pedestals
supporting urns at the corners and obelisks between.


Listing NGR: TQ3216280880

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