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Choir School and Deans Yard

A Grade II Listed Building in St James's, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4986 / 51°29'54"N

Longitude: -0.1296 / 0°7'46"W

OS Eastings: 529925

OS Northings: 179396

OS Grid: TQ299793

Mapcode National: GBR HJ.1Z

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.PLTK

Entry Name: Choir School and Deans Yard

Listing Date: 1 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1291396

English Heritage Legacy ID: 208819

Location: Westminster, London, SW1P

County: London

District: City of Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: St James's

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Westminster Abbey Extra Parochial Place

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 2979 SE CITY OF WESTMINSTER BROAD SANCTUARY, SW1
100/11 (ABBEY PRECINCT AND
WESTMINSTER SCHOOL)

No 3B, Choir School and
No 4 Dean's Yard

G.V. II

School Buildings. c.1915 by G. Wallace. Red brick with stone dressings,
slate roof. Free Style Jacobethan. 5 storeys, basement and attic storey
partly open as roofed playground. 14 windows wide in all, with 8-bay
central range and asymmetrical, gabled flanking bays of 3 windows each.
Right hand gabled group advanced,with stone faced basement and ground floor,
has 2 adjoining doorways that to right with oriel rising above and that to
left splayed with curved cornice-arch with coat of arms over. 2 and 3-
light flush mullioned windows, those above left entrance set in stone faced
through-storey recess carried up to top floor flat oriel. Main range with
stone faced basement and ground floor, has cross mullioned windows and 2
large oriel bays. Top floor open as playground loggia terminating to left
in shallow gabled bay. The left hand gabled group has recessed right hand
bay. Recessed 4-centred arch porch with drip mould, small stair lights
above; large 5-light flush mullioned-transomed windows to left. Stone
coped parapets and gables.

Westminster School; L.E. Tanner.


Listing NGR: TQ2992579396

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