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Dean's Yard

A Grade II Listed Building in City of Westminster, London

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Latitude: 51.4989 / 51°29'56"N

Longitude: -0.1295 / 0°7'46"W

OS Eastings: 529935

OS Northings: 179436

OS Grid: TQ299794

Mapcode National: GBR HJ.2V

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.PLX8

Plus Code: 9C3XFVXC+H6

Entry Name: Dean's Yard

Listing Date: 1 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1066405

English Heritage Legacy ID: 208818

ID on this website: 101066405

Location: Westminster, London, SW1P

County: London

District: City of Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: St James's

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Matthew Westminster

Church of England Diocese: London

Tagged with: School building

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No. 3 and 3A Dean's Yard


Westminster School house. c.1865 by Sir George Gilbert Scott with
John Oldrid Scott. Red brick with stone dressings to Dean's Yard, rear
range to Great Smith Street of stone rubble with ashlar dressings, later
slate mansards. Neo-early-Tudor. Main front of 3 storeys, basement and
dormered attics. 12 windows wide slightly asymmetrical with south wing of
5 windows recessed from 3-window centrepiece. Entrance in right hand of
centrepiece with recessed camber arched porch with quoined stone surround.
Mullioned transomed iron casement windows with drip moulds, oriel through
1st and 2nd floors in middle bay of centrepiece and oriel to left in south
wing. Flush and weathered stone strings ; battlemented parapet overall.
Cast iron Gothic area railings. The rear stone range of 4 storeys,
basement and attic. 9 bays wide with single storey, 2 bay north wing. 2
recessed porches with drip moulds. Irregular fenestration with
mullioned-transomed casements all square headed some with traceried heads
to lights, and 2 shallow oriels through 1st and 2nd floors to left and
right. Irregular stone string courses and battlemented parapet over band
course; the north wing also battlemented with octagonal lantern with ogee
cupola behind parapet.

Listing NGR: TQ2992879441

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