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Latitude: 51.5113 / 51°30'40"N
Longitude: -0.1059 / 0°6'21"W
OS Eastings: 531535
OS Northings: 180856
OS Grid: TQ315808
Mapcode National: GBR ND.CD
Mapcode Global: VHGR0.38VR
Entry Name: Main Block of City of London School (Main Front Block Only)
Listing Date: 4 March 1969
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1358920
English Heritage Legacy ID: 199799
Location: City of London, London, EC4V
District: City and County of the City of London
Electoral Ward/Division: Castle Baynard
Built-Up Area: City of London
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): City of London
Church of England Parish: St Bride Fleet Street
Church of England Diocese: London
VICTORIA EMBANKMENT EC4
Main block of City of
(Main front block only)
TQ 3180 NE 14/387 4.3.69.
1881-2, by Davis and Emnanuel. Large scale, richly modelled Portland stone building
in northern renaissance manner. 2 main storeys above basement. Dormers in hipped,
slated roof. Ionic order to ground storey, Corinthian order above supporting arches
with lunette windows. Corner pavilions with cupolas. Central lantern to roof.
Short return to west: plain, eastern return now exposed. 2 lamp standards to front
area parapet. Irregular buildings at rear of no interest. Interior contains entrance
staircase of marble with colonnade, and great hall occupying whole of upper part
of main block,
Listing NGR: TQ3153580856
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