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Latitude: 51.8677 / 51°52'3"N
Longitude: -2.2463 / 2°14'46"W
OS Eastings: 383135
OS Northings: 218825
OS Grid: SO831188
Mapcode National: GBR 1KZ.WD3
Mapcode Global: VH94C.0BT1
Entry Name: Kings School Gymnasium
Listing Date: 23 January 1952
Last Amended: 15 December 1998
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1245961
English Heritage Legacy ID: 472132
Location: Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL1
Electoral Ward/Division: Westgate
Built-Up Area: Gloucester
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Hempsted with Gloucester, Saint Mary de Lode and Saint Mary de Crypt
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
SO8318NW CATHEDRAL PRECINCTS
844-1/8/47 King's School Gymnasium
(Formerly Listed as:
Cathedral Church of the Holy and
Gymnasium. 1852. FS Waller for the King's School in a style
modelled on late C14 work in the cathedral church. Rubble with
ashlar details, steeply pitched slate roof with small lourved
dormers and coped gables and kneelers. A large rectangular
hall at the west end of the site of the dormitory of the
former Benedictine Abbey of St Peter on the east side of and
entered from the cloister.
EXTERIOR: offset plinth, short weathered buttresses; in the
east gable-end wall a four-light window with Perpendicular
tracery and a linked pair of quatrefoil roof vents in the apex
of the gable. 4-bay west elevation with 2-light ogee-headed
windows set in square-headed openings.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
Listing NGR: SO8313518824
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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