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Lakenham First School

A Grade II Listed Building in Lakenham, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.6172 / 52°37'1"N

Longitude: 1.2983 / 1°17'53"E

OS Eastings: 623375

OS Northings: 307266

OS Grid: TG233072

Mapcode National: GBR W9R.WN

Mapcode Global: WHMTM.XGFY

Entry Name: Lakenham First School

Listing Date: 5 June 1972

Last Amended: 8 April 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1051227

English Heritage Legacy ID: 229157

Location: Norwich, Norfolk, NR1

County: Norfolk

District: Norwich

Electoral Ward/Division: Lakenham

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Norwich

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Lakenham St Mark

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

(north side)
5.6.72 Lakenham First School.
(Formerly Infants' School)
- II
Hospital and School for Girls, now school. 1863 on tablet. Yellow brick;
hipped slate roof; 2 storeys; 11 first-floor windows, symmetrical. Double-leaf
panelled door in slightly projecting centre bay has fanlight with glazing bars
in recessed round-headed moulded and gauged brick arch. Round-headed ground-floor
windows have glazing bars (one missing) under gauged brick arches linked by a
moulded string course. Projecting hipped gable-fronted end wings. First floor
windows have sashes with glazing bars under flat gauged brick arches. Plain sill
band. Overhanging eaves with paired brackets. Cast iron lion masks on gutters.
3-bay wing in similar style set back to right. Tablets flanking the main door
record the history of the foundation.

Listing NGR: TG2337507266

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

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