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Queen Elizabeth Grammar School

A Grade II Listed Building in Wakefield East, Wakefield

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Latitude: 53.6885 / 53°41'18"N

Longitude: -1.5013 / 1°30'4"W

OS Eastings: 433028

OS Northings: 421448

OS Grid: SE330214

Mapcode National: GBR KTYS.RJ

Mapcode Global: WHC9Z.XK76

Entry Name: Queen Elizabeth Grammar School

Listing Date: 30 March 1971

Last Amended: 1 February 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1258481

English Heritage Legacy ID: 445042

Location: Wakefield, WF1

County: Wakefield

Electoral Ward/Division: Wakefield East

Built-Up Area: Wakefield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Wakefield St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

1. NORTHGATE 5115 (East Side)

Queen Elizabeth
Grammar School
(formerly listed as
Grammar School for
SE 5521 4/211 30.3.71.

1833-4 by Ricbard Lane of Manchester. Ashlar in a mock Tudor style. 2-storey
centre and end blocks, the former with central gable flanked by battlemented
octagonal towers. Tudor arched window and door below. Narrow flanking bays
have tall lancets. End sections have raised parapets with blank shields and
large, 2-tier mullioned and transomd windows. One-storey, four-bay intervening
sections have large 2-light windows with Tudor heads. All windows have fancy
leaded glazing.

Listing NGR: SE3302821448

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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