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Latitude: 51.5383 / 51°32'17"N
Longitude: -0.14 / 0°8'23"W
OS Eastings: 529097
OS Northings: 183796
OS Grid: TQ290837
Mapcode National: GBR D2.RQ
Mapcode Global: VHGQS.JLCL
Plus Code: 9C3XGVQ6+82
Entry Name: Former Chapel to St Martin in the Fields Almshouses
Listing Date: 14 May 1974
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1272269
English Heritage Legacy ID: 476639
Location: Camden, London, NW1
Electoral Ward/Division: Camden Town with Primrose Hill
Built-Up Area: Camden
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St Pancras Old Church
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ2983NW BAYHAM STREET
798-1/77/61 (East side)
14/05/74 Former chapel to St Martin-in-the
Former chapel to St Martin-in-the-Fields Almshouses (qv),
situated centrally at rear of houses. 1880-81. By H Jacques.
For the Parish of St Martin-in-the-Fields. Yellow stock brick
with red brick and stone dressings; slated hipped roof with
decorative red ridge tiles.
Single storey with 3 bays and hexagonal sanctuary with
projecting side chapel on north side. Gothic style with
lancets having trefoil heads.
INTERIOR: converted into house with floored-over gallery. Red
and white striped banding on pointed chancel arch and above 3
pointed windows at east end. Open timber roof. Some encaustic
floor tiles at east end.
HISTORICAL NOTE: Jacques was responsible for a scheme of
improvements to the almshouses in 1880-1 that also included an
infirmary and matron's residence.
The former chapel forms a group with St Martin-in-the-Fields
(Survey of London: Vol. XXIV, King's Cross Neighbourhood, St
Pancras part IV: London: -1952: 136).
Listing NGR: TQ2909783796
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