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The Old Grammar School

A Grade II Listed Building in Coleshill, Warwickshire

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Latitude: 52.4994 / 52°29'57"N

Longitude: -1.7051 / 1°42'18"W

OS Eastings: 420117

OS Northings: 289100

OS Grid: SP201891

Mapcode National: GBR 4H4.7QF

Mapcode Global: VHBWG.DFFS

Entry Name: The Old Grammar School

Listing Date: 11 November 1952

Last Amended: 26 January 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1034699

English Heritage Legacy ID: 309328

Location: Coleshill, North Warwickshire, Warwickshire, B46

County: Warwickshire

District: North Warwickshire

Civil Parish: Coleshill

Built-Up Area: Coleshill

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Coleshill

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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Listing Text


CHURCH HILL (South side)
The Old Grammar School (Formerly listed as Grammar School)

Grammar school,now disused.Late C18 with C19 extensions.Red brick;hipped plain tile roof;brick valley stack.Main block aligned east-west facing south with extensions to the east.Three storeys with first floor band and dentilled eaves band:there are indications that the second floor is a later addition.Five bays:boarded up windows, formerly glazing bar sashes with gauged brick heads.Obliquely set extension wing to the right:two storeys.Five bays:boarded up windows with gauged brick heads: further, roughly square, two-storey extension with hipped roof in front of the right hand bay.C20 door with boarded up overlight in the angle with the main block.Left hand return of main block has two bays of sixteen-pane glazing bar sashes to the first floor; the other windows are boarded up.C19 central bay window to ground floor left occupying the position of a former sash, the gauged head of which survives.To the left of the bay window is a blockedCl8 doorway also with gauged brick head. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP2013089099

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

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