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© Mr Bob Manekshaw LRPS

IoE Number: 199712
Location: REMAINS OF CHURCH OF ST ANDREW BY THE WARDROBE, QUEEN VICTORIA STREET EC4 (north side)
  CITY OF LONDON, CITY OF LONDON, GREATER LONDON
Photographer: Mr Bob Manekshaw LRPS
Date Photographed: 29 September 2002
Date listed: 04 January 1950
Date of last amendment: 10 November 1977
Grade I

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QUEEN VICTORIA STREET EC4 1. 5002 (North Side) Church of St Andrew by the Wardrobe (Formerly listed as remains of Church of St Andrew-by-the-Wardrobe) TQ 3180 NE 14/401 4.1.50. I GV 2. 1685-95 by Wren. Interior burnt in World War II and reconstructed in near facsimile. Aisled building of 5 bays with tower at west end of south aisle. Red brick with Portland stone dressings. 2 tiers of windows with segmental arches below and round arches above. Painted entablature of late C18 character to north with parapet above. Corniced doorway. Entablature to south of Portland stone, remaining part of C19 embellishments now removed. Parapet above. Pedimented doorway. East and west elevations have wooden, modillion-cornice with central pediment. Pedimented west door. Plain tower with stone bands etc and cornice with parapet and single weathervane. Arcaded interior with square piers and plaster vault. Galleries with space beneath now enclosed. Lobby at west end. Original, carved pulpit (on new base) and font cover, also pair of brackets to west gallery.

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