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Central Foundation Girls School

A Grade II Listed Building in Bow West, Tower Hamlets

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Latitude: 51.5269 / 51°31'36"N

Longitude: -0.0285 / 0°1'42"W

OS Eastings: 536862

OS Northings: 182724

OS Grid: TQ368827

Mapcode National: GBR K3.HHZ

Mapcode Global: VHGQV.GW9D

Plus Code: 9C3XGXGC+PJ

Entry Name: Central Foundation Girls School

Listing Date: 27 September 1973

Last Amended: 18 November 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1065268

English Heritage Legacy ID: 205773

Location: Tower Hamlets, London, E3

County: Tower Hamlets

Electoral Ward/Division: Bow West

Built-Up Area: Tower Hamlets

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Mary Bow and Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

4431 (North Side)
Central Foundation Girls School
TQ 3682 11/216


1897, but school founded 1701. Jacobean revival with variations. Red brick with
white stone dressings, slate roof. Turret with gabled cupola. Gibbs architraves
to doors. Stone panels with shields. String courses. 1+ storeys and attics,
mostly 7 windows, variety of types. Main entrance on 1st floor approached by
balustraded stair, Bracketed hood above.

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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