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Grammar School (Original Portion)

A Grade I Listed Building in Brigg, North Lincolnshire

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Latitude: 53.5542 / 53°33'14"N

Longitude: -0.4896 / 0°29'22"W

OS Eastings: 500157

OS Northings: 407452

OS Grid: TA001074

Mapcode National: GBR TW0B.SN

Mapcode Global: WHGGG.GX2P

Plus Code: 9C5XHG36+M5

Entry Name: Grammar School (Original Portion)

Listing Date: 10 October 1952

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1083127

English Heritage Legacy ID: 165470

Location: Brigg, North Lincolnshire, DN20

County: North Lincolnshire

Civil Parish: Brigg

Built-Up Area: Brigg

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Brigg St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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(East Side)
Grammar School
(original portion)
TQ 00 NW 2/19 10.10.52.
Original contract of 4 July 1674 between Sir John Nelthorpe and William Catlyn
of Hull. Elevation to road originally of 2 bays, extended 1878 by F H Goddard
and Sons (door bears this date). Original building with front elevation to
South remains. A single-storey hall in red brick with stone quoins and a moulded
brick plinth. Deep coved cornice. Old tile roof with C19 ridge tile. 6 windows,
modern glazing. Entrance door has a moulded stone round-headed architrave with
a small keystone with a cherub's head. Brick pilasters with a plinth and Roman
Ionic capitals in stone. Central achievement of arms in stone frame above an
inscription commemorating foundation by Sir John Nelthorpe. Modern brick modillion
pediment above.

Listing NGR: TA0015707452

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