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Latitude: 51.9157 / 51°54'56"N
Longitude: -0.203 / 0°12'10"W
OS Eastings: 523691
OS Northings: 225650
OS Grid: TL236256
Mapcode National: GBR J7P.X31
Mapcode Global: VHGP0.F3JS
Entry Name: Barclay School
Listing Date: 30 March 1993
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1348063
English Heritage Legacy ID: 158133
Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire, SG1
Electoral Ward/Division: Old Town
Built-Up Area: Stevenage
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Stevenage St Nicholas
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
STEVENAGE WALKERN ROAD
733/2/10001 Barclay School
Secondary School. 1950-51. Yorke, Rosenberg and Mardall.
Brick, stone rubble, glass bricks, precast concrete panels,
reinforced concrete. Flat roof. One and two storeys. Plan
roughly 'H' shaped. Extensively glazed with horizontal strip
widows; metal frames. Entrance has curved wall, supporting a
pergola over the entrance. Angular concrete staircases at
intervals externally. Fine, spacious entrance hall with
ironstone paving, two staircases and glass brick wall; also
abstract mural by Kenneth Rowntree. This was the first co-
educational school in Hertfordshire. It was awarded the RIBA
A. Saint, Towards A Social Architecture;
A. Powers, In the Line of Development.
Listing NGR: TL2369125650
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