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Latitude: 51.5141 / 51°30'50"N
Longitude: -0.102 / 0°6'7"W
OS Eastings: 531802
OS Northings: 181172
OS Grid: TQ318811
Mapcode National: GBR PC.8D
Mapcode Global: VHGR0.56YM
Entry Name: Church of St Martin
Listing Date: 4 January 1950
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1359194
English Heritage Legacy ID: 199609
Location: City of London, London, EC4M
District: City and County of the City of London
Electoral Ward/Division: Farringdon Within
Built-Up Area: City of London
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): City of London
Church of England Parish: St Sepulchre Holborn
Church of England Diocese: London
LUDGATE HILL EC4
Church of St Martin
TQ 3181 SE 8/189 4.1.50.
1677-87, by Wren. Body of church square with order of 4 composite columns and
pilasters defining barrel-vaulted Greek Cross. Flat-ceiled corner compartments.
3 arched openings to south containing entrance lobbies (altered) and vestry, with
gallery over. 3 carved doorcases. West gallery with carved organ case. Carved
pulpit, reredos, doorcase to north vestry and white marble font with wooden cover.
East and west sides of church obscured. South front of Portland stone with 3 doorways
(2 disused) and 3 windows above. Centre rises as tower flanked by large consoles
above parapet. Octagonal upper stage and shaped spire with gallery. Rear elevation
(to garden of Stationers' Hall) of red brick with slight Portland stone dressings
and rendered parapet with small central gable over circular window. Single storeyed
vestry apparently of late C17 but partly rendered and partly refaced.
Listing NGR: TQ3180281172
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