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The Old Grammar School

A Grade II Listed Building in Cavendish, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0868 / 52°5'12"N

Longitude: 0.6339 / 0°38'2"E

OS Eastings: 580554

OS Northings: 246436

OS Grid: TL805464

Mapcode National: GBR QGT.52Y

Mapcode Global: VHJHD.XTZ3

Entry Name: The Old Grammar School

Listing Date: 19 December 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1031780

English Heritage Legacy ID: 282872

Location: Cavendish, St. Edmundsbury, Suffolk, CO10

County: Suffolk

District: St. Edmundsbury

Civil Parish: Cavendish

Built-Up Area: Cavendish

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Cavendish

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

The Green
(South East Side)
The Old Grammar School
TL 8046 17/17 19.12.61.


A late C17-early C18 timber-framed and plastered house which housed the school
founded by a former Rector, Dr Thomas Grey, who recorded in his will:- "I had
erected a school house". The school ceased to exist in 1907 and the farm which
endowed it was sold in 1938. Only half of the school now remains as a private
house. 2 storeys and attics. 3 window range, double-hung sashes with glazing
bars, in flush cased frames. The ground storey has 3-light windows. A 6-panel
door with raised and fielded panels has a wood doorcase with pilasters and
a pediment. Roof tiled, with 3 gabled dormers.

All the listed buildings in The Green form a group.

Listing NGR: TL8055446436

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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