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The Central Foundation School for Girls, Tower Hamlets

Description: The Central Foundation School for Girls

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 September 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 206248

OS Grid Reference: TQ3343481896
OS Grid Coordinates: 533434, 181896
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5202, -0.0782

Location: Spital Square, Poplar, Greater London E1 6DX

Locality: Tower Hamlets
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: E1 6DX

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Listing Text

(South Side)
the Central Foundation
School for Girls
TQ 3381 14/455
1890. Architects, T Chatfield Clarke and Son. An asymmetrical group of buildings
at the corner of Spital Square. Red brick with terra-cotta dressings and a slate
roof. Flemish Renaissance style. Coped gables with ball finials, parapets and
large chimneys. 3 and 4 storeys. 1st floor windows with arch headed glazing.
Other windows are large sashes or have mullions and transoms.

No 37 and the Street Lamp Standard form a group with the buildings and walls
of the Central Foundation School for Girls.

Listing NGR: TQ3343481896

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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