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Latitude: 51.4566 / 51°27'23"N
Longitude: -0.1903 / 0°11'25"W
OS Eastings: 525830
OS Northings: 174622
OS Grid: TQ258746
Mapcode National: GBR CC.YH8
Mapcode Global: VHGR4.NN87
Entry Name: South Thames College
Listing Date: 9 March 1982
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1357667
English Heritage Legacy ID: 207168
Location: Wandsworth, London, SW18
Electoral Ward/Division: Fairfield
Built-Up Area: Wandsworth
Traditional County: Surrey
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: Wandsworth St Anne with St Faith
Church of England Diocese: Southwark
WANDSWORTH HIGH STREET SW18 (south side)
South Thames College
1926 by G Topham Forrest, extended to west 1937 by E.P Wheeler and H.F.T Cooper. Steel frame construction faced with red brick. Tiled roof.
Main building is of E-shaped plan. Block at east corner set diagonally and surmounted by pyramidal lantern roof. Four-storeys. Long blind wall to north masking ground floor, upper storeys recessed. Rectangular windows with glazing bars. Some vernacular detail, such as dormer windows to third floor, gables and oriel windows above main entrance and on west block of extension, and some 'modernistic', such as block-like central feature with geometric detail. It is externally unaltered from when built.
Formerly the Wandsworth Technical Institute.
Listing NGR: TQ2583074622
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