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King Edward VI Grammar School, Original Portion Fronting London Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Retford, Nottinghamshire

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Latitude: 53.3183 / 53°19'6"N

Longitude: -0.9384 / 0°56'18"W

OS Eastings: 470816

OS Northings: 380683

OS Grid: SK708806

Mapcode National: GBR PZW2.M5

Mapcode Global: WHFG8.KVCG

Plus Code: 9C5X8396+8J

Entry Name: King Edward VI Grammar School, Original Portion Fronting London Road

Listing Date: 5 November 1976

Last Amended: 12 September 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1045184

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240932

Location: East Retford, Bassetlaw, Nottinghamshire, DN22

County: Nottinghamshire

Electoral Ward/Division: East Retford East

Built-Up Area: Retford

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Ordsall

Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 04/02/2013

SK 7080 4/126

King Edward VI Grammar School
Original portion fronting London Road

(Formerly listed as King Edward VII Grammar School
Original portion fronting London Road)


Tudor style of 1855 of 1 and 2 storeys in red brick with ashlar dressings with Welsh slate roof with ridge tile. To right, 1-storey section with 4 large mullion and transom windows of 6 lights, the upper lights arched, separated by buttresses. 2 gables in 2-storey section to right of this with 1 bay window each, 1 canted. To left, tower with dripmould, royal arms, and dated 1855 in spandrels of moulded arched entry. Above this, a 6-light mullion and transom window below a stone octagonal tower with shield ornament, 8 openings, gargoyles to cornice, and parapet with crenellations. Fish-scale slates to spire with finial. Left of tower, a 1-storey gabled section front build of 2 storeys.

King Edward VI Grammar School and wall on south west form a group.

Listing NGR: SK7081680682

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