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Gayhurst Primary School

A Grade II Listed Building in Hackney, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5424 / 51°32'32"N

Longitude: -0.0626 / 0°3'45"W

OS Eastings: 534450

OS Northings: 184386

OS Grid: TQ344843

Mapcode National: GBR Z1.28

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.VHSG

Entry Name: Gayhurst Primary School

Listing Date: 4 February 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1226612

English Heritage Legacy ID: 423973

Location: Hackney, London, E8

County: London

District: Hackney

Electoral Ward/Division: London Fields

Built-Up Area: Hackney

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Michael and All Angels London Fields

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

1. GAYHURST ROAD E8
5013
(South Side)
----------------
Gayhurst Primary School
TQ 3484 25/213
II

2.
Circa 1874 by E R Robson. Large building of 3 3-bay sections with different roofs.
Left section has pitched tiled roof with hip and tall gablet at right: the other
ridges, at right angles, have scrolled shaped gable ends to road, the right with
pediment the centre larger and with bell-cupola projecting over half-hexagonal
pilaster on stone corbel. Stock brick with red brick and stone dressings, gable ends
all red brick. Varying storey heights but unified by main moulded brick cornice
below top floor where central window of each section is tall. The left one is under
a small shaped gable, breaking eaves, the right under a square hoodmould, the centre
under ogee hoodmould with raised brick quasi-palmette decoration in tympanum. A
square bay, projecting over left of centre block, is crowned by balustrade at main cornice
level. Similar rear elevation to Appleby Street.


Listing NGR: TQ3445084386

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

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