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The School

A Grade II Listed Building in Burrough Green, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1738 / 52°10'25"N

Longitude: 0.3935 / 0°23'36"E

OS Eastings: 563764

OS Northings: 255536

OS Grid: TL637555

Mapcode National: GBR NBP.Q9C

Mapcode Global: VHJGW.RMVF

Plus Code: 9F4259FV+G9

Entry Name: The School

Listing Date: 1 December 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1126344

English Heritage Legacy ID: 49120

Location: Burrough Green, East Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB8

County: Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Burrough Green

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Burrough Green St Augustine of Canterbury

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Description

TL 65 NW
6/26

BURROUGH GREEN
THE GREEN (west side)
The School

1.12.51

GV
II
School dated 1714, date on plaster panel in gable wall partly covered by extension in 1877 when it became the National School; cross-wing built c.1920 with plaque '1914-1919'. Clunch with some limestone repair, red brick gable walls. Slate roof steeply pitched.

One storey, symmetrical facade with central doorway sealed with original moulded architrave, key block, and cornice. Two round arch niches above, one to left hand of girl with inscription 'TRAIN UP A CHILD', one to right hand of a boy with inscription 'NAKED AND YE CLOTHED ME'. Two large round arched hung sash windows shaped to arch. Rusticated quoins; moulded cornice. Original school built with money from the will of Samuel Richardson.

Listing NGR: TL6376455536

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