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Latitude: 51.9586 / 51°57'31"N
Longitude: 0.994 / 0°59'38"E
OS Eastings: 605806
OS Northings: 233140
OS Grid: TM058331
Mapcode National: GBR SMJ.047
Mapcode Global: VHKFV.51TB
Entry Name: Old Grammar School well House
Listing Date: 23 June 1952
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1239338
English Heritage Legacy ID: 417183
Location: Dedham, Colchester, Essex, CO7
Civil Parish: Dedham
Built-Up Area: Dedham
Traditional County: Essex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex
Church of England Parish: Dedham St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford
DEDHAM HIGH STREET
Old Grammar School
and Well House
TM 0533 26/40 23.6.52
Rebuilt 1732. Two storey attics and cellars, mansard slate and tile roof (double
span) to west wing, tile roof to east wing. Built in gault brick walling with
elaborate red brick dressings - pilasters, dentil cornice and niche over central
doorway of north side. East wing with curved pediment and fluted Doric pilasters.
West wing has 5 window range, small-paned sashes segmental rubbed brick arches
and rubbed brick aprons. There are now external shutters to all the windows.
Central wood doorcase with segmental pediment. North front has 9 window range
small-paned sashes (some original) and ground floor windows are arched. Parapet
ramped up over niche. Central wood doorcase with segmental pediment and inscription
above - 'Thomas Grimwood Hujus Scholae Magister 1732'.
Listing NGR: TM0581233140
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