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All Souls' Church Day School, Westminster

Description: All Souls' Church Day School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 September 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 209740

OS Grid Reference: TQ2924281745
OS Grid Coordinates: 529242, 181745
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5198, -0.1386

Location: Riding House Street, Paddington, Greater London W1W 7 W1P 8JJ

Locality: Westminster
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: W1P 8JJ

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Listing Text

All Souls' Church
10.9.54 Day School
- II
School. 1908 by A. Beresford-Pite. Stock brick with purple brick in bands and in
diaper . Austere but typically distinctive Beresford-Pite building. 3 tall storeys
and basement, flat roof. Essentially a 3 x 3 x 3 bay composition. The outer
tripartite bays with segmental arched glazing bar sashes recessed in giant very
narrow arcade flush with wall plane. The broader tripartite centrepiece has wide
semicircular ground floor windows with stepped reveals, segmental arched 1st floor
and flat arched 2nd floor windows recessed in giant pilaster order slightly in antis
of wall plane, the pilasters having free Neo-grec Ionic capitals of carved stone that
support a dentil frieze which also serves as the lintel of the 2nd floor windows.
Panelled parapet with stone coping. Good Free Style cast iron area railings and
gates. Side entrance. Rear elevation has a simpler giant arcade treatment.

Listing NGR: TQ2924281745

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Source: English Heritage

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