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Walthamstow High School for Girls

A Grade II Listed Building in Hoe Street, Waltham Forest

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Latitude: 51.5853 / 51°35'7"N

Longitude: -0.014 / 0°0'50"W

OS Eastings: 537693

OS Northings: 189250

OS Grid: TQ376892

Mapcode National: GBR KT.TBC

Mapcode Global: VHGQN.PFZ2

Plus Code: 9C3XHXPP+4C

Entry Name: Walthamstow High School for Girls

Listing Date: 24 February 1987

Last Amended: 15 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1065612

English Heritage Legacy ID: 206855

Location: Waltham Forest, London, E17

County: Waltham Forest

Electoral Ward/Division: Hoe Street

Built-Up Area: Waltham Forest

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Walthamstow St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

4/6 Walthamstow, E17
(North side)

High School

The address shall be
amended to read:-
Walthamstow, E17
(North side)

High School for


Walthamstow E17
4/6 (north side)

- Walthamstow High School

- II

School. 1913. Red brick. Some stone and some rubbed brick dressings. Plain
tile hipped roof to eaves. 2 storeys, 7-bay centre block with advanced 3-bay
wings and 1-bay linking blocks. Symmetrical Neo-Georgian composition. Central
segmental pedimented Ionic entrance. Square-headed windows, sashes with small
panes and glazing bars. The upper windows taller with timber transoms and brick
aprons. Prominent keystones. Central upper window and central bay to flanking blocks. Round-
headed stone architraved upper windows to centre and central bays of flanking
blocks. Modillion cornice; segmental open pediments to central bays of central
and outer wings, that to centre with carved brickwork. Central domed lantern.

Listing NGR: TQ3769389250

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

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