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Kings School Gymnasium

A Grade II Listed Building in Gloucester, Gloucestershire

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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

Plus Code: 9C3VVQ93+3F

Entry Name: Kings School Gymnasium

Listing Date: 23 January 1952

Last Amended: 15 December 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1245961

English Heritage Legacy ID: 472132

Location: Westgate, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL1

County: Gloucestershire

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

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844-1/8/47 King's School Gymnasium
(Formerly Listed as:
Cathedral Church of the Holy and
Indivisible Trinity)


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

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