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Main Building of Rosendale Junior Mixed School, Lambeth

Description: Main Building of Rosendale Junior Mixed School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 March 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 204716

OS Grid Reference: TQ3227073625
OS Grid Coordinates: 532270, 173625
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4462, -0.0980

Location: Turney Road, Lambeth, Greater London SE21 8LX

Locality: Lambeth
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SE21 8LX

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Listing Text

1. (north side)

Main building of
Rosendale Junior Mixed
TQ 3273 28/969


1899. London School Board building dated on plaque in gable; an earlier version
of more developed style shown in Sunnyhill Road (qv). Stock brick with red brick
and stone dressings, Two-storey tall centre block of 2 wide bays whose paired
central gables are divided by a tall chimney with cupola on ridge behind. At
sides the high-pitched tiled roof sweeps down to a moulded brick eaves cornice
at much lower level. One-storey side wings have similar inner gabled sections
and outer roofs with eaves much lower. Below the gables are tall windows; the
flanking walls are blank but for ornamental panels with titles on first floor
of central blOck. One-storey irregular return wings have projecting gabled ends
and tall inner gables rising through eaves as in front. Curved brick shapes against
a pale roughcast background give a Dutch appearance to the end gables.

Listing NGR: TQ3227073625

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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