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Old Grammar School House

A Grade II Listed Building in Banbury, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 51.9952 / 51°59'42"N

Longitude: -1.2511 / 1°15'3"W

OS Eastings: 451515

OS Northings: 233236

OS Grid: SP515332

Mapcode National: GBR 8W1.VXY

Mapcode Global: VHCWP.83GT

Plus Code: 9C3WXPWX+3H

Entry Name: Old Grammar School House

Listing Date: 11 September 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1040562

English Heritage Legacy ID: 233915

Location: Aynho, South Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, OX17

County: Northamptonshire

District: South Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Aynho

Built-Up Area: Aynho

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Aynho St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text



Old Grammar School House


Grammar School, now house, 1671 on sundial. Squared uncoursed limestone with
ironstone quoins. Stone tile roof with coped gables and kneelers. Stone
chimneys. L-plan. 2 storeys, attic and cellar, 7 bays. Doorway in second bay
from left with stone 4-centred arch and square hood with lozenge-shaped stops.
6-panel door. Similar doorway (blocked) in third bay from right. C20 three-
light stone mullioned and transomed windows in left bay ground and first floor.
Other windows are 2-light stone mullions, some renewed, with a continuous
hood on both floors. Stone sundial third bay from right on first floor. C17
gabled wing at rear is of one bay, and 2 storeys with 2-light stone mullioned
windows and square hoods. Interior: Moulded beams and stone square-headed
doorways. C17 stone hall fireplace with 4-centred arch and moulded

Listing NGR: SP5151533236

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

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