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Central Foundation Girls School, Tower Hamlets

Description: Central Foundation Girls School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 September 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 205773

OS Grid Reference: TQ3686282724
OS Grid Coordinates: 536862, 182724
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5269, -0.0285

Location: Coborn Street, Poplar, Greater London E3 2AE

Locality: Tower Hamlets
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: E3 2AE

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Listing Text

4431 (North Side)
Central Foundation Girls School
TQ 3682 11/216


1897, but school founded 1701. Jacobean revival with variations. Red brick with
white stone dressings, slate roof. Turret with gabled cupola. Gibbs architraves
to doors. Stone panels with shields. String courses. 1+ storeys and attics,
mostly 7 windows, variety of types. Main entrance on 1st floor approached by
balustraded stair, Bracketed hood above.

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Source: English Heritage

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