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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
Entry Name: St John's Schools
Listing Date: 29 December 1950
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1065086
English Heritage Legacy ID: 206215
Location: Tower Hamlets, London, E1W
District: Tower Hamlets
Electoral Ward/Division: St Katharine's & Wapping
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
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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