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Description: Former Convent of St Vincent
Date Listed: 15 September 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 158211
OS Grid Reference: TQ1082396349
OS Grid Coordinates: 510823, 196349
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6550, -0.3994
5259 PERCY ROAD
Former Convent of
TQ 1096 SE 9/41 15.9.82
1890-2 convent buildings. Purple brick with red brick dressings. Neo-late C17
style. Two storey and attic. Tiled hipped roof with 8 pedimented dormers. Wood
modillion cornice at eaves. Irregularly spaced windows, glazing bar sashes in
gauged brick headed surrounds. Apron panels below 1st floor windows. Projecting
brick angle quoins at outer corners and separating 1st 3 window section from main
9 window block. Brick string between floors. Stuccoed main doorway set to right.
Ionic half-columns and entablature, with small open pedimented niche above contain-
ing statue. Later chapel to rear, purple brick, Perpendicular style.
Listing NGR: TQ1082396349
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Source: English Heritage
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