Description: Dean's Yard
Date Listed: 24 February 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 208821
OS Grid Reference: TQ3001479357
OS Grid Coordinates: 530014, 179357
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4982, -0.1284
TQ 3079 SW CITY OF WESTMINSTER BROAD SANCTUARY, SW1
101/17 (ABBEY PRECINT
AND WESTMINSTER SCHOOL)
17 Dean's Yard
Westminster School headmaster's house. Late C.18 rebuild of
monastic-school buildings. Yellow stock brick, slate roof. 3 storeys,
basement and dormered attic. 4 windows wide with 2 blind windows flanking
left hand tripartite window. Entrance to left with panelled door and blind
"side lights" framed by architrave pilaster strips with roundel capping
blocks, moulded cornice doorhead and semicircular fanlight overall with
delicate radial glazing patter; small doorway with fanlight adjoining.
Recessed glazing bar sashes under flat gauged arches, stone sills. Parapet
with stone coping. Cast iron geometric pattern balcony across 1st floor.
Cast iron area railings with urn finials, flanking lamp brackets and link
extinguishers. Interior retains most of original mouldings, cornices etc.,
and good original geometric staircase with wrought iron balustrade.
Westminster School; L.E. Tanner.
Listing NGR: TQ3001479357
Source: English Heritage
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