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The School

A Grade II Listed Building in Burrough Green, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1126344

English Heritage Legacy ID: 49120

Location: Burrough Green, East Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB8

County: Cambridgeshire

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

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Listing Text

TL 65 NW BURROUGH GREEN THE GREEN
(West Side)

6/26 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.
VCH, Vol. VI, p.147.
Palmer, History of Burrough Green, p65, 1939.


Listing NGR: TL6373255590

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