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The Church of St Vedast Alias Foster

4 Foster Lane, London EC2V 6HH, England
+44 20 7606 3998
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You are likely to stumble across this Christopher Wren church near St Paul's and it is worth... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Bluebellplasnewydd
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OMG, close by St Pauls this is a cool and clinical gem of a building with a delightful cloistered... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
hewiewright
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London, United Kingdom
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4 Foster Lane, London EC2V 6HH, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

You are likely to stumble across this Christopher Wren church near St Paul's and it is worth looking inside. Beautiful stained glass and a bright simple interior. Unfortunately much of it is restored after WW2 so it is not original. It is a working church...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

OMG, close by St Pauls this is a cool and clinical gem of a building with a delightful cloistered type churchyard at the side. The cruciform structure with Oxbridge type choir stalls and geometric patterns are the perfect counter point to St Stephen W half...More

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Reviewed 5 October 2017

This church usually has a wedding or function on when I pass and in fact today there was a table lid out with wine glasses but I persevered. This is a light and bright church with lovely stained glass and ceiling carving however all is...More

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Reviewed 30 August 2017

Walking into the church the first thing that caught my eye was the B&W tiled floor, the walls are white and there are plenty of windows, so the church is bright and light. The pews are at right angles to the altar, giving the impression...More

Thank Colin E
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

Near St Paul's church, this quite place is full with glass work. This is an Anglican church in the Catholic tradition. Named after a French saint, this small church is peaceful, and used for wedding purpose also. When we visited this church, a book of...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2017

Another of the City of London's havens of peace and quiet amid the commercial bustle all around it and another Wren masterpiece, close to St Paul's Cathedral. The church was founded in 1308 and has survived extensive damage in the Great Fire of London and...More

Thank Nicholas H
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Reviewed 1 February 2017

Very close to St. Pauls, St. Vedast - Alias - Foster is a quiet haven and an absolute must to tic off on the list of City Churches, damaged during the War and rebuilt as style that Wren built it after the Great Fire of...More

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Reviewed 15 June 2014

The Church of St Vedast Alias Foster is a small church located on Foster Lane, just beside St. Paul's Cathedral that visitors might want to check out before or after seeing St. Paul's. St. Vedast has a history stretching back to the 12th century and...More

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Reviewed 27 April 2014

One of the many Wren churches within the city of London, this is a particularly fine one: the interior is an attractive blend of ornate windows and simple design, and the little garden to the side is an oasis of peace in the centre of...More

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