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Highview Primary School

A Grade II Listed Building in Fairfield, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4619 / 51°27'42"N

Longitude: -0.1747 / 0°10'28"W

OS Eastings: 526898

OS Northings: 175236

OS Grid: TQ268752

Mapcode National: GBR 4Z.Y4

Mapcode Global: VHGR4.XJH5

Entry Name: Highview Primary School

Listing Date: 7 April 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1065515

English Heritage Legacy ID: 207098

Location: Wandsworth, London, SW11

County: London

District: Wandsworth

Electoral Ward/Division: Fairfield

Built-Up Area: Wandsworth

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Battersea St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

PLOUGH ROAD SW11
1.
5033
Highview Primary School
TQ 27NE 2/9
II
2.
A London School Board building dated 1890 on an attached terracotta plaque.
(T J Bailey: architect to the Board). It is in Flemish Renaissance style, of
yellow stock and red brick with stone dressings, and forms an irregular cluster
of attached blocks having tall and narrow proportions. The blocks are 3, 4, 5 or
6 storeys high and lit by double or triple tiers of sash windows of varying form:
some tiers are recessed within arches or between attenuated lesenes. The
composition is dominated by an asymmetrically-placed 7-storey tower whose steep-
pitched roof is capped by a curvilinear lead spire carrying a weather-vane.
The brick boundary wall has integral buttresses and is pierced by high doorways
and articulated by piers. Both doorways and piers have stone copings.


Listing NGR: TQ2689875236

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