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Old Grammar School

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwell, Nottinghamshire

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Latitude: 53.0776 / 53°4'39"N

Longitude: -0.9549 / 0°57'17"W

OS Eastings: 470108

OS Northings: 353883

OS Grid: SK701538

Mapcode National: GBR BK3.5DD

Mapcode Global: WHFHF.9XJ1

Plus Code: 9C5X32HW+22

Entry Name: Old Grammar School

Listing Date: 9 February 1973

Last Amended: 20 May 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1046152

English Heritage Legacy ID: 242336

Location: Southwell, Newark and Sherwood, Nottinghamshire, NG25

County: Nottinghamshire

District: Newark and Sherwood

Civil Parish: Southwell

Built-Up Area: Southwell

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Southwell St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham

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1919-0/11/45 (South side)
09/02/73 Old Grammar School
(Formerly Listed as:
The Old Grammar School (PW Gascoine
and others))


Former Grammar School, now offices. 1819, with late C19
additions. Brick with dressed stone plinth and hipped and
gabled slate roof. 2 string courses, chamfered eaves, single
gable, ridge and side wall stacks. Windows are glazing bar
sashes of various sizes, with rubbed brick heads. 3 storeys,
3x6 bays. Pedimented north gable, to street, has a central
blank flanked by single windows on each floor, those to the
upper floor being smaller. In a recess to the right, a round
headed doorway with plain fanlight and above it, a single sash
on each floor. To left, a late C19 flat roofed porch with
cornice and ramped parapet, and a 3-light mullioned window. On
its left side, a doorway. Above the porch, a tablet inscribed
"Collegiate Grammar School of Southwell". Hipped end, to
Minster churchyard, has regular fenestration with a central
full-height sash on the ground floor. Interior has a stone
dogleg stair with stick balusters.

Listing NGR: SK7010853883

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