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St John's Schools

A Grade II Listed Building in St Katharine's & Wapping, London

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Latitude: 51.5037 / 51°30'13"N

Longitude: -0.0612 / 0°3'40"W

OS Eastings: 534659

OS Northings: 180092

OS Grid: TQ346800

Mapcode National: GBR ZH.D4

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.WGHL

Plus Code: 9C3XGW3Q+FG

Entry Name: St John's Schools

Listing Date: 29 December 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1065086

English Heritage Legacy ID: 206215

Location: St. Katharine's and Wapping, Tower Hamlets, London, E1W

County: London

District: Tower Hamlets

Electoral Ward/Division: St Katharine's & Wapping

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Tower Hamlets

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Peter London Docks

Church of England Diocese: London

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(East Side)
St John's Schools
TQ 3480 22/762 29.12.50.
1760. Yellow stock brick with parapet, brick band above ground and 2nd floors,
bracketed cornice above 1st floor. Roof not visible. 3 storeys and basement,
4 windows. Central entrance bay with coupled Doric doorcases and twin niches
on lst floor containing contemporary figures of boy and girl with pediment above
and elliptical window in tympanum. Recessed windows, ground floor segmental heads,
1st floor, semi-circular heads.
Early C19, 2 storeyed, 5 windowed southern extension, cornice aligning with that
of main building. Blocking course. 3 semi-circular windows, centre 1st floor
with archivolts and impost bands. Entrances in end bays with consoles and swags
above. Ground floor has single segmental-headed 3 light window in centre. Windows
now removed or boarded and figures boarded whilst restoration continues.

Listing NGR: TQ3465980092

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