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

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1358920
Date first listed:
04-Mar-1969
Statutory Address:
MAIN BLOCK OF CITY OF LONDON SCHOOL (MAIN FRONT BLOCK ONLY), VICTORIA EMBANKMENT EC4

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Location

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

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

County:
Greater London Authority
District:
City and County of the City of London (London Borough)
National Grid Reference:
TQ 31535 80856

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

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
199799
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

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Date: 14 Jul 2002
Reference: IOE01/03435/06
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Paul Howard. Source Historic England Archive
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