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The Elizabethan School Room

A Grade I Listed Building in Uppingham, Rutland

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Latitude: 52.5872 / 52°35'14"N

Longitude: -0.7217 / 0°43'18"W

OS Eastings: 486700

OS Northings: 299591

OS Grid: SP867995

Mapcode National: GBR CSK.Y2M

Mapcode Global: WHFL1.W7HD

Entry Name: The Elizabethan School Room

Listing Date: 10 November 1955

Last Amended: 15 October 1984

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1073171

English Heritage Legacy ID: 186739

Location: Uppingham, Rutland, LE15

County: Rutland

Civil Parish: Uppingham

Built-Up Area: Uppingham

Traditional County: Rutland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Rutland

Church of England Parish: Uppingham St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

SP 8699-8799

The Elizabethan School Room

(Formerly listed as Uppingham School Art Studio.

Previously listed as Old School North side of Beast Hill)



School, now art studio. Dated 1584, extended c.1830 and restored c.1960. Of squared stone with Collyweston stone slate roof and coped gables. Plinth and cornice. Original building one large room, lit to south by 4 3-light ovolo moulded stone mullioned windows with transom, set high up. West gable end has 4-light ovolo-moulded stone-mullioned window with king mullion and centrally-set transom. Cornice and inscriptions in Hebrew, Greek and Latin above. Recent inscription in Latin below. Bellcote. East window similar to west window but renewed. Datestone above. All windows have leaded panes. Interior: roof structure renewed c.1960. One storey extension to north has 2 windows and door (boarded up, 1983).

Listing NGR: SP8670099591

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

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