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Girls' Public Day School Trust School

A Grade II Listed Building in Blackheath, London

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1079944

English Heritage Legacy ID: 203428

Location: Lewisham, London, SE3

County: London

District: Lewisham

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

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Listing Text

WEMYSS ROAD SE3
1.
4424 Girls' Public Day School
Trust School
TQ 3976 10/262

II

2.
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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