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Latitude: 52.1743 / 52°10'27"N
Longitude: 0.393 / 0°23'34"E
OS Eastings: 563732
OS Northings: 255590
OS Grid: TL637555
Mapcode National: GBR NBP.Q5W
Mapcode Global: VHJGW.RMM1
Entry Name: The School
Listing Date: 1 December 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1126344
English Heritage Legacy ID: 49120
Location: Burrough Green, East Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB8
District: East 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
TL 65 NW BURROUGH GREEN THE GREEN
6/26 The School
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.
VCH, Vol. VI, p.147.
Palmer, History of Burrough Green, p65, 1939.
Listing NGR: TL6373255590
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