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Parish Church of St Mary the Virgin

A Grade II* Listed Building in High Barnet, London

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Latitude: 51.6616 / 51°39'41"N

Longitude: -0.1939 / 0°11'38"W

OS Eastings: 525016

OS Northings: 197411

OS Grid: TQ250974

Mapcode National: GBR BY.XFT

Mapcode Global: VHGQ5.LHBL

Entry Name: Parish Church of St Mary the Virgin

Listing Date: 18 July 1949

Last Amended: 7 April 1983

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1078819

English Heritage Legacy ID: 198913

Location: Barnet, London, EN5

County: London

District: Barnet

Electoral Ward/Division: High Barnet

Built-Up Area: Barnet

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Mary the Virgin Monken Hadley

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

Monken Hadley

Parish Church of St Mary the
[Formerly listed as Parish
Church of Monken Hadley
(St Mary the Virgin)]
TQ 2597 9/22 18.7.49


Dated circa 1494 on west tower. Flint and ironstone with many C19 additions. Heavy
handed restoration circa 1848-50 by G E Street his first church restoration. The
interior is mainly C19. Four bay nave with hammerbeam roof. Very rare C18 copper
beacon on tower. Stained glass by Warrington 1846. Small brasses and monument to
Sir Roger Wilbraham by Nicholas Stone 1616. The churchyard contains contemporary
tombs including those of W M Thackeray, Ms Hester Chapone and John Monro MD.

Listing NGR: TQ2501697411

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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