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Latitude: 51.5263 / 51°31'34"N
Longitude: -0.0174 / 0°1'2"W
OS Eastings: 537629
OS Northings: 182680
OS Grid: TQ376826
Mapcode National: GBR KY.D9M
Mapcode Global: VHGQV.NW4V
Entry Name: The Children's House (Nursery School)
Listing Date: 27 September 1973
Last Amended: 18 November 1976
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1261077
English Heritage Legacy ID: 205932
Location: Tower Hamlets, London, E3
District: Tower Hamlets
Electoral Ward/Division: Bromley North
Built-Up Area: Tower Hamlets
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St Mary Bow and Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: London
EAGLING ROAD E3
The Children' House
TQ 3782 12/907
Circa 1923. Architect C A Voysey. Corner position. Red brick with stucco plinth.
Wide stucco band and eaves cornice above 1st floor and wide bracketed eaves.
3 storeys, 5 windows with end bay slightly recessed. Windows decrease in size
from very large ground floor sashes with glazing bars to similar, but smaller,
1st floor windows. Above, very small casements each of 3 lights with glazing
bars, forming a narrow window band under wide bracketed eaves cornice. Ground
floor windows with moulded stucco architraves, those of 1st floor with louvred
shutters. Door with moulded stucco architrave, fanlight and small flat hood.
Above fanlight bas relief enamelled mural of Virgin and Child with 2 children,
with a border of flowets and fruit.
Facade to Bruce Road has 3 windows, 3 storeys at corner only. Remainder of building finishes in a brick parapet which encloses a roof top play area.
Door in wall adjoining to west also forms part of the design.
Listing NGR: TQ3762982680
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