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Dean's Court City of London

Summary

In 1670 St Paul’s Deanery was built in Dean's Court, a fine mansion attributed to Christopher Wren, located behind substantial walls and piers decorated with carved pineapples, behind which is a garden forecourt with two substantial mature trees.

Basic Details

Site location:
Dean's Court

Postcode:
EC4 ( Google Map)

Type of site:
Private Garden

Date(s):
1670

Designer(s):

Listed structures:
LBI: St Paul's Deanery; Screen walls and gateways to forecourt of St Paul’s Deanery

Borough:
City of London

Site ownership:
St Paul's

Site management:

Open to public?
No

Opening times:
private

Special conditions:

Facilities:

Events:

Public transport:
Tube: St Paul's (Central)

The information shown above was correct at the time of the last update 01/11/2014
Please check with the site owner or manager for latest news.

Further Information

Grid ref:
TQ319810

Size in hectares:

Green Flag:
No

On EH National Register :
No

EH grade:
None

Site on EH Heritage at Risk list:
No

Registered common or village green on Commons Registration Act 1965:
No

Protected under London Squares Preservation Act 1931:
No

Local Authority Data

The information below is taken from the relevant Local Authority's planning legislation, which was correct at the time of research but may have been amended in the interim. Please check with the Local Authority for latest planning information.

On Local List:
No

In Conservation Area:
Yes

Conservation Area name:
St Paul's Cathedral

Tree Preservation Order:
No

Nature Conservation Area:
No

Green Belt:
No

Metropolitan Open Land:
No

Special Policy Area:
Yes - St Paul's Heights Policy Area

Other LA designation:
Strategic Viewing Corridor

Fuller information

Sources consulted:

Simon Bradley & Nikolaus Pevsner, 'The Buildings of England, London 1: The City of London', 1997 (1999 ed.); St Paul's Cathedral Conservation Area SPD, 2013

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