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Description: Melcome Primary and Infants School
Date Listed: 14 February 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 201792
OS Grid Reference: TQ2360777859
OS Grid Coordinates: 523607, 177859
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4862, -0.2212
TQ 27 NW FULHAM PALACE ROAD W6
6.6.84 Melcome Primary and
School. 1901 by T J Bailey. Red brick, buff terracotta, tiled roof. Three
storeys. North elevation symmetrical, eight main bays including four-bay
centre, divided by rusticated pilasters above ground floor with three windows
to each bay; this is flanked by advanced balustraded towers and by further
three window wings. Centre windows to each bay on first floor pedimented with
decorative terracotta work. Other windows square headed and sashed with
small panes and glazing bars. Cornice, blocking course. Entrances beneath
Towers. Southern facade of equal importance, with six-window centre block
flanked by square tower with pyramidal roofs, but unfortunate late twentieth
century extension to right. Dated panel facing Fulham Palace Road. Included
as unusally elaborate, well preserved. Example of Bailey's late School Work.
Listing NGR: TQ2360777859
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Source: English Heritage
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