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Geoffrey Chaucer School

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwark, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4951 / 51°29'42"N

Longitude: -0.0915 / 0°5'29"W

OS Eastings: 532580

OS Northings: 179075

OS Grid: TQ325790

Mapcode National: GBR RL.L7

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.CPG7

Plus Code: 9C3XFWW5+29

Entry Name: Geoffrey Chaucer School

Listing Date: 30 March 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1385594

English Heritage Legacy ID: 470997

Location: Chaucer, Southwark, London, SE1

County: London

District: Southwark

Electoral Ward/Division: Chaucer

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Southwark

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Southwark Holy Trinity and St Matthew

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Description



SOUTHWARK

TQ3279
636-1/5/419
30/03/93

HARPER ROAD
(East side)
Geoffrey Chaucer School

II

Comprehensive school for girls. 1959-60. By Chamberlin, Powell
and Bon. Concrete glass and brick with flat roofs to teaching
blocks.
Two 4-storey teaching blocks, linked by covered ways to
central complex which includes pentagonal assembly hall with
house rooms to corners; cloistered quadrangle with kitchen,
administration and library. Large areas of glazing. Assembly
hall is roofed by 5 concrete hyperbolic paraboloids, separated
by roof lights.
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ3258079075

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