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Cripplegate Institute

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwark, London

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Latitude: 51.5213 / 51°31'16"N

Longitude: -0.0947 / 0°5'40"W

OS Eastings: 532284

OS Northings: 181983

OS Grid: TQ322819

Mapcode National: GBR Q8.WV

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.91S3

Plus Code: 9C3XGWC4+G4

Entry Name: Cripplegate Institute

Listing Date: 12 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1262632

English Heritage Legacy ID: 434500

Location: City of London, London, EC1Y

County: London

District: City and County of the City of London

Electoral Ward/Division: Cripplegate

Built-Up Area: City of London

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): City of London

Church of England Parish: St Giles Cripplegate

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 3281 NW 3/152 Cripplegate Institute



Institute, containing libraries, auditorium, committee rooms and classrooms. 1894. Designed
by Sidney Smith. Red brick with stone dressings. 5 storeys, 8 main bays. Central entrance
within. Round headed windows to ground floor. Square headed windows to first and third
floor, the latter with blind keystoned segmental tympana.Semicircular windows to second and
fourth floors. Stone polygonal pilaster strips between bays to second, third and fourth
storeys. String courses between storeys. Cornices above ground, second third and fourth
storeys. Timber mullions and transoms. Balustrade to parapet with obelisk pinnacles
between. Central carved pediment.

Listing NGR: TQ3228481983

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

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