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Latitude: 51.5703 / 51°34'13"N
Longitude: -0.4077 / 0°24'27"W
OS Eastings: 510453
OS Northings: 186919
OS Grid: TQ104869
Mapcode National: GBR 3L.PX9
Mapcode Global: VHFSZ.WSBK
Entry Name: Lady Bankes School
Listing Date: 6 September 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1080082
English Heritage Legacy ID: 203064
Location: Hillingdon, London, HA4
Electoral Ward/Division: Manor
Built-Up Area: Hillingdon
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St Paul Ruislip Manor
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ 18 NW
Lady Bankes School
School. 1935-6, by W T Curtis and H W Burchett. Steel frame clad in pale
orange brick with beige brick bands and concrete details; flat roofs not
visible. Rectangular plan with central courtyard. Modernist style inspired by
the work of W M Dudok. 2-storey, 12-window range with continuous concrete
lintels and cill bands to iron casement windows set in beige brick surrounds,
flanked by 2-storey stair tower to left with concrete lintel and cill band to
tall stair light, and taller stair tower to right with prominent swept lintel
over one-light windows and central door with stepped jambs, tall stair-light
broken by projecting concrete lintels, plain concrete frieze and projecting
parapet and octagonal lantern to roof. Flanked by similar 2-storey, 5-window
ranges and one-storey blocks, with plainer rear elevation flanked by slightly-
projecting blocks housing stairs. Interior: plain with brick walling.
(Architecture Illustrated, Nov 1936)
Listing NGR: TQ1045386919
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