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Description: Technical College
Date Listed: 15 April 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 204922
OS Grid Reference: TQ4272183561
OS Grid Coordinates: 542721, 183561
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5329, 0.0563
TQ 48 SW BARKING ROAD
4/14 (south side)
EAST HAM E6
15.4.82 Technical College
Technical College 1903-04: By Cheers and Smith. Red brick with terracotta dressings.
Slated roof. Two storeys with basement and dormers. Jacobean motifs. Front almost
symmetrical. Central 2-arched heavily rusticated consoled entrance with gabled
wings at each side. Bold balustraded staircase approach to entrance. Mullioned
and transomed windows rising to Flemish gables. West elevation facing Town Hall
grander with three voluted gables. Central porch with segmental pediment on elabo-
rate terracotta brackets. Stairs to entrance flanked and screened by four piers
the foremost carrying two shield-bearing terracotta gryphons. First floor bay windows
to either side, mullioned and transomed, with finely moulded putty in parapets.
Pinnacles between and upon gables.
Listing NGR: TQ4272183561
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Source: English Heritage
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