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Latitude: 51.1551 / 51°9'18"N
Longitude: -0.965 / 0°57'54"W
OS Eastings: 472480
OS Northings: 140048
OS Grid: SU724400
Mapcode National: GBR C9B.GTY
Mapcode Global: VHDYC.776B
Entry Name: Amery Hill School (Lower School).
Listing Date: 31 March 1977
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1094215
English Heritage Legacy ID: 141751
Location: Alton, East Hampshire, Hampshire, GU34
District: East Hampshire
Civil Parish: Alton
Built-Up Area: Alton
Traditional County: Hampshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire
Church of England Parish: The Resurrection Alton
Church of England Diocese: Winchester
Amery Hill School
Formerly listed as
Eggar's Grammar School)
SU 7240 1/1
Formerly Eggar's Grammar School, founded in 1642 by John Eggar whose initials
in iron are in the left-hand gable. 2 storeys plus attic; 3 bays wide. Red brick;
tiled roof with central stack of 4 chimneys. Ground floor with central ledged
oak door with original knocker in heavy moulded oak frame within later porch flanked
on either side by two 5-light mullioned and transomed casement windows. Moulded
band at 1st floor level. 1st floor with central 3-light mullioned casement window
with, either side, two 5-light mullioned and transomed casement windows. A single
3-light mullioned attic window in each gable with small former window between
the 2 gables. A plain band at foot of the gables is carried down over the windows
to form a drip mould. At the back an irregular, mainly C18, addition. The left-hand
part of the building is a modern addition apeing the C17 style. VCH, Hants II,
pp 367 and 482.
Listing NGR: SP7247440066
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