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Convent of St Mary at the Cross

A Grade II Listed Building in Barnet, London

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Latitude: 51.6205 / 51°37'13"N

Longitude: -0.2682 / 0°16'5"W

OS Eastings: 519987

OS Northings: 192719

OS Grid: TQ199927

Mapcode National: GBR 8J.H20

Mapcode Global: VHGQB.9JKK

Entry Name: Convent of St Mary at the Cross

Listing Date: 7 April 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1078827

English Heritage Legacy ID: 198933

Location: Barnet, London, HA8

County: London

District: Barnet

Electoral Ward/Division: Hale

Built-Up Area: Barnet

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Margaret Edgware

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

5004 Edgware

Convent of St Mary at the

TQ 19 SE 4/3


Begun circa 1874, the Chapel completed circa 1893, with various late additions.
By James Brooks. Large asymmetrical Convent building of late C19 date aligned
on a north-wouth axis, the Chapel being sited at the north end of the complex.
Designed in a Gothic Revival manner, the building is of 2 storeys with attics,
faced in red brick with stone bandong. The traceried windows are formed in stone
and the hipped and gabled roofs are tiled and at varying levels according to the
architectural elements. The Chapel as built is formed of one aisle of a much
larger design.

Listing NGR: TQ1998792719

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

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