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Latitude: 51.6197 / 51°37'10"N
Longitude: 0.0267 / 0°1'36"E
OS Eastings: 540401
OS Northings: 193151
OS Grid: TQ404931
Mapcode National: GBR LL.RD5
Mapcode Global: VHHMY.DKY6
Entry Name: Main Quadrangle, Library and Chapel at Bancroft's School
Listing Date: 22 February 1979
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1183511
English Heritage Legacy ID: 204839
Location: Redbridge, London, IG8
Electoral Ward/Division: Monkhams
Built-Up Area: Redbridge
Traditional County: Essex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: Woodford Wells All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford
Library and Chapel at
TQ 49 SW 2/2
1870. Tudor style school. Designed by Sir Arthur Blomfield. Large quadrangular
group of buildings. Red brick. Spare stone dressings. Steeply pitched tile
roof. Symmetrical main front. Central 4-storeyed gate tower, with octagonal
corner turrets, 2 tier oriel window and battlements. Based probably on that
of St John's College, Cambridge. Other windows with mullions and transoms.
Tall gabled dormers. Inside the quadrangle, cloisters with later glazing in
the arches. The library and chapel have fine contemporary interiors. Wrought
iron gates with both stone and wrought iron piers.
Listing NGR: TQ4040193151
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