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Ye Olde Grammar School

A Grade II Listed Building in Kinver, Staffordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4463 / 52°26'46"N

Longitude: -2.2243 / 2°13'27"W

OS Eastings: 384853

OS Northings: 283174

OS Grid: SO848831

Mapcode National: GBR 1C1.NGF

Mapcode Global: VH91G.DSG0

Entry Name: Ye Olde Grammar School

Listing Date: 16 June 1953

Last Amended: 18 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1230951

English Heritage Legacy ID: 405980

Location: Kinver, South Staffordshire, Staffordshire, DY7

County: Staffordshire

District: South Staffordshire

Civil Parish: Kinver

Built-Up Area: Kinver

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Kinver St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

KINVER C.P. DARK LANE (north side)
SO 8483-8583
15/75 Ye Olde Grammar School
(formerly listed as "Old
16.6.53 Grammar School House")
GV II
House. Late C16 incorporating some earlier fragments, with a major extension of
the 1830s; restored in the 1970s. Timber framed with a brick extension rendered
and lined as ashlar; plain tile roof, hipped to the right, and slate roofed
extension; brick ridge stacks. C16 L-shaped plan; principal range aligned east-
west facing south and rear wing to the west aligned north-south; 1830s wing to
the east aligned north-south. C16 main house to the left, gabled 1830s wing to
the right. Main house: 2 storeys and gable-lit attic with continuous first floor
jetty and jettied attic gables; uninterrupted close studding to all floors. 2
bays, C20 wood mullioned windows on cyma reversa brackets, small 4-pane casements
to first floor centre. Central 4-panel door within original frame with gabled
wrought iron porch, approached by a flight of brick steps; a curved tension brace
extends from the right-hand side of the door frame to the sill beam. Extension
wing: 2 storeys; one bay glazing bar sashes. V.C.H. Vol XX (1984) pp. 158-9.


Listing NGR: SO8485383174

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