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Choir School and Deans Yard, Westminster

Description: Choir School and Deans Yard

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 208819

OS Grid Reference: TQ2992579396
OS Grid Coordinates: 529925, 179396
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4986, -0.1296

Location: Great Smith Street, Westminster, London SW1P 3 SW1H 0NB

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SW1H 0NB

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Listing Text


No 3B, Choir School and
No 4 Dean's Yard


School Buildings. c.1915 by G. Wallace. Red brick with stone dressings,
slate roof. Free Style Jacobethan. 5 storeys, basement and attic storey
partly open as roofed playground. 14 windows wide in all, with 8-bay
central range and asymmetrical, gabled flanking bays of 3 windows each.
Right hand gabled group advanced,with stone faced basement and ground floor,
has 2 adjoining doorways that to right with oriel rising above and that to
left splayed with curved cornice-arch with coat of arms over. 2 and 3-
light flush mullioned windows, those above left entrance set in stone faced
through-storey recess carried up to top floor flat oriel. Main range with
stone faced basement and ground floor, has cross mullioned windows and 2
large oriel bays. Top floor open as playground loggia terminating to left
in shallow gabled bay. The left hand gabled group has recessed right hand
bay. Recessed 4-centred arch porch with drip mould, small stair lights
above; large 5-light flush mullioned-transomed windows to left. Stone
coped parapets and gables.

Westminster School; L.E. Tanner.

Listing NGR: TQ2992579396

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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