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Original Building of Former Bexley National Schools

A Grade II Listed Building in Bexley, London

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Latitude: 51.4442 / 51°26'39"N

Longitude: 0.1513 / 0°9'4"E

OS Eastings: 549605

OS Northings: 173885

OS Grid: TQ496738

Mapcode National: GBR RZ.LV6

Mapcode Global: VHHNS.KYWR

Entry Name: Original Building of Former Bexley National Schools

Listing Date: 30 August 1974

Last Amended: 17 December 1980

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1188284

English Heritage Legacy ID: 198652

Location: Bexley, London, DA5

County: London

District: Bexley

Electoral Ward/Division: St Mary's

Built-Up Area: Bexley

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Bexley St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

Original building of
former Bexley National
(formerly listed as
Original Building of
Former St Mary's Church
TQ 4975 13/1 of England Primary School)
Dated 1834. Built from an endowment by the Reverend Thomas Smoult of 1703.
Two storeys, yellow stock brick with stuccoed dressings in Neo-Jacobean style.
Slate roof, with stuccoed parapet 2 shaped gables, with date stones and 4
clustered chimney-stacks. Moulded stucco cornice. Stucco quoins. Four casement
windows, with mullions and to ground floor transoms ; shaped lintels. A date
plaque with inscription 'Bexley National Schools' in centre of the first floor,
probably obscures an earlier window. Brick porch with segmental arch and recessed
door. Plain schoolrooms to rear; one storey; 7 windows on south side.

Listing NGR: TQ4960573885

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

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