Southwark School

Southwark School

Southwark School
Southwark School, April 2010
Southwark School is located in Pennsylvania
Southwark School
Location Eighth and Miflin Sts., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Area 3 acres (1.2 ha)
Built 1909-1911
Architectural style c, Other, Jacobean
Governing body Local
MPS Philadelphia Public Schools TR
NRHP Reference # 86003330[1]
Added to NRHP December 1, 1986

Southwark School is a historic school building located in the Central South Philadelphia neighborhood of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It was designed by Henry deCoursey Richards and built in 1909-1911. It is a three-story, granite-faced, reinforced concrete building in the Tudor Revival-style. It features a segmented, compound arched opening and parapet with stepped stone panels.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1986.[1]


  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places.  
  2. ^ ""National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania"" (Searchable database). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System.  Note: This includes G. Thomas (August 1980). "Pennsylvania Historic Resource Survey Form: Southwark School" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-07-03.