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Walthamstow High School for Girls, Waltham Forest

Description: Walthamstow High School for Girls

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 206855

OS Grid Reference: TQ3769389250
OS Grid Coordinates: 537693, 189250
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5853, -0.0140

Location: 97 Church Hill, Walthamstow, Greater London E17 9RZ

Locality: Waltham Forest
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: E17 9RZ

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Listing Text

4/6 Walthamstow, E17
(North side)

High School

The address shall be
amended to read:-
Walthamstow, E17
(North side)

High School for


Walthamstow E17
4/6 (north side)

- Walthamstow High School

- II

School. 1913. Red brick. Some stone and some rubbed brick dressings. Plain
tile hipped roof to eaves. 2 storeys, 7-bay centre block with advanced 3-bay
wings and 1-bay linking blocks. Symmetrical Neo-Georgian composition. Central
segmental pedimented Ionic entrance. Square-headed windows, sashes with small
panes and glazing bars. The upper windows taller with timber transoms and brick
aprons. Prominent keystones. Central upper window and central bay to flanking blocks. Round-
headed stone architraved upper windows to centre and central bays of flanking
blocks. Modillion cornice; segmental open pediments to central bays of central
and outer wings, that to centre with carved brickwork. Central domed lantern.

Listing NGR: TQ3769389250

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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