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MAIN BLOCK OF CITY OF LONDON SCHOOL (MAIN FRONT BLOCK ONLY)

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: MAIN BLOCK OF CITY OF LONDON SCHOOL (MAIN FRONT BLOCK ONLY)

List entry Number: 1358920

Location

MAIN BLOCK OF CITY OF LONDON SCHOOL (MAIN FRONT BLOCK ONLY), VICTORIA EMBANKMENT EC4

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Greater London Authority

District: City and County of the City of London

District Type: London Borough

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 04-Mar-1969

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 199799

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

VICTORIA EMBANKMENT EC4 1. 5002 Main block of City of London School (Main front block only) TQ 3180 NE 14/387 4.3.69.

II

2. 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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National Grid Reference: TQ 31535 80856

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