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Bishopshalt Grammar School (North Wing)

A Grade II Listed Building in Hillingdon, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5332 / 51°31'59"N

Longitude: -0.4597 / 0°27'34"W

OS Eastings: 506935

OS Northings: 182717

OS Grid: TQ069827

Mapcode National: GBR 20.2SN

Mapcode Global: VHFT4.ZQBH

Entry Name: Bishopshalt Grammar School (North Wing)

Listing Date: 6 September 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1285095

English Heritage Legacy ID: 202954

Location: Hillingdon, London, UB8

County: London

District: Hillingdon

Electoral Ward/Division: Brunel

Built-Up Area: Hillingdon

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Hillingdon St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


TQ 0682
23/387

ROYAL LANE
(East Side) HILLINGDON
Bishopshalt Grammar School (North Wing)


GII
1858.Tudor style five-bay building with slightly later three-bay extension to south. Two storeys and attic, newer part taller.Many-gabled front.Red brick with gable copings in several planes.Plain stone window dressings.Projecting two-storey bay at left, and one-storey bay at right, with pierced strapwork parapet. Similar parapet to glazed porch and to parapet of centre bay in left section.Slated roof with tall chimneys. Bell cupola on ridge above centrepiece. At back of house a conservatory, a long glass building with round bowed projection off-centre, Rounded roof with raised centre.Building articulated by narrow fluted iron columns.Arabesques in spandrels and in blocking course above wood cornice.Full height panels between have margin lights and shallow pointed arches.French doors with shouldered arches in bow.Inside, fixed benches on iron twisted supports and ornamental conduit grilles. At the back a stained glass window with the initials of the owner, Stephen Martin, of Day and Martin's blacking warehouse mentioned in "David Copperfield."


Listing NGR: TQ0693582717

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