All places tagged "education"

City Reach

6-storey block of flats, c.2003, formerly Whitechapel Charities School and clothing warehouse


Toynbee Studios, 28 Commercial Street

1938-9 theatre etc extension to Toynbee Hall, now used as performance studios, café etc, on site of St Jude's National Schools


Toynbee Hall

1880s Tudoresque settlement house with later additions, streetside building site of St Jude's vicarage


Whitechapel Gallery, 77-82 Whitechapel High Street

1898-1901 art gallery extended 1985 and 2009 when neighbouring library incorporated


Whitechapel Gallery

2009 extension to Whitechapel Gallery housed in former 1891-2 Passmore Edwards Library. Incorporates entrance to Aldgate East tube station

gallery art

Canon Barnett Primary School

Built in 1901 as Commercial Street School by the London School Board, renamed Canon Barnett Primary School 1951


Calcutta House

Calcutta House, former Brooke Bond tea warehouse, built 1909, later London Metropolitan University


New Evershed House and 28 to 42 Old Castle Street

2013-14, four-storey block of flats (New Evershed House), and eight maisonettes (28 to 42)


Davenant Youth Centre (former Davenant School

charity school of 1686, rebuilt in 1818, adapted to be a community centre in 1985-7 and for offices in 2005-6

Davenant school

Former Working Lads' Institute

1884-8, institute extended with lecture hall and swimming bath, shop inserted


6 Durward Street

1876-7, former Board school, converted to flats


Swanlea Secondary School

1993, secondary school, site of Brady Street Dwellings and Brady Street Mansions


London Metropolitan University

1964-5 as wholesale showrooms and storage, adapted to educational use


London Enterprise Academy (formerly Aneurin Bevan House), 81-91 Commercial Road

1980-1, built as offices (occupied by the NHS) with a penthouse, converted to school in 2014. The site previously housed the King's Hall.


The Wash Houses, London Metropolitan University, former Whitechapel Baths

LMU events space and home of Frederick Parker furniture collection, formerly the Women's Library, on site of Whitechapel Baths

women swimming library washing cholera

Leman Street Apart-Hotel

2014-16, serviced apartments, formerly German Mission Day School, 1861 (demolished)


Greater Whitechapel: former Deal Street School


Greater Whitechapel: Bernhard Baron House


Greater Whitechapel: Harry Gosling Primary School