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Latitude: 51.4671 / 51°28'1"N
Longitude: 0.0103 / 0°0'37"E
OS Eastings: 539735
OS Northings: 176156
OS Grid: TQ397761
Mapcode National: GBR LX.79C
Mapcode Global: VHHNQ.4D94
Entry Name: Girls' Public Day School Trust School
Listing Date: 12 March 1973
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1079944
English Heritage Legacy ID: 203428
Location: Lewisham, London, SE3
Electoral Ward/Division: Blackheath
Built-Up Area: Lewisham
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: Blackheath All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Southwark
WEMYSS ROAD SE3
4424 Girls' Public Day School
TQ 3976 10/262
1879-80 by E R Robson. 2 storeys and basement, 8 windows, Queen Anne
style. Fairly high pitched, hipped tiled roof disfigured by 3 wide
modern dormers. Plastered coved eaves cornice. Multicoloured stock brick
with red brick dressings, ie quoins, window jambs and aprons and gauged
flat brick arches. White keystones. 5 steps to central double door with
side lights and big rectangular fanlight with margin lights. Stone
doorcase. Attached quasi-Ionic columns support entablature with high
open pediment embracing cartouche with urn and cresset over. Inscription
in cartouche and in tablet over frieze: "Opened by HRH Princess Louise
January 17 1880. Girls Public Day School Company Limited."
Cast iron hand and area railings.
Listing NGR: TQ3973576156
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