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Davenant Foundation School (Rear Block), Tower Hamlets

Description: Davenant Foundation School (Rear Block)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 September 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 206356

OS Grid Reference: TQ3440981756
OS Grid Coordinates: 534409, 181756
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5187, -0.0642

Location: Regal Close, Poplar, Greater London E1 1DN

Locality: Tower Hamlets
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: E1 1DN

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Listing Text


(North Side) E'
Davenant Foundation School
(Rear Block)
TQ 3481 15/509
Side elevation dated 1895 but southern part probably mid C19. Jacobean style.
Red brick with terracotta stone dressings. 2 storeys and gables. Ground floor
entirely arcaded, 1st floor approached by a side external brick staircase with
an open arcade. Entrance to staircase under a gable with scrolls similar to those
on main building. 1st floor has 4 windows of 2, 3, 3 and 3 lights each with mullions
and transoms. Semi-circular windows with radial glazing bars under gables. Eaves
cornice and blocking course.

Listing NGR: TQ3440981756

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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