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IoE Number: 199609
Location: CHURCH OF ST MARTIN, LUDGATE HILL EC4 (north side)
Photographer: Mr Bob Manekshaw LRPS
Date Photographed: 29 September 2002
Date listed: 04 January 1950
Date of last amendment: 04 January 1950
Grade I

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LUDGATE HILL EC45002(North Side)Church of St MartinTQ 3181 SE 8/1894.1.50.

LUDGATE HILL EC4 1. 5002 (North Side) Church of St Martin TQ 3181 SE 8/189 4.1.50. I GV 2. 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.

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