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The Old Grammar School

A Grade II Listed Building in Horncastle, Lincolnshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.2077 / 53°12'27"N

Longitude: -0.1166 / 0°6'59"W

OS Eastings: 525881

OS Northings: 369508

OS Grid: TF258695

Mapcode National: GBR JSG.TKH

Mapcode Global: WHHKJ.5MQQ

Entry Name: The Old Grammar School

Listing Date: 7 December 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1262703

English Heritage Legacy ID: 434245

Location: Horncastle, East Lindsey, Lincolnshire, LN9

County: Lincolnshire

District: East Lindsey

Civil Parish: Horncastle

Built-Up Area: Horncastle

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Horncastle Group

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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Listing Text

TF 2569 HORNCASTLE CHURCH LANE
(west side)

6/31 The Old Grammar
7.12.66 School

G.V. II

Free grammar school, now hall. 1778, 1855, C20. Red brick.
Plain tiled roof with stone coped gables with kneelers. Single
storey, 6 bay front including 2 bays of 1855 to left and with
plinth and with decorative eaves. Doorway to right in C20 brick,
gabled porch with plank door and inner plank doors, narrow fixed
lights in return walls. Doorway and porch inserted into glazing
bar sash with segmental head and triple glazing bars remaining
above. 3 glazing bar sashes to left with break in bonding
beyond, and 2 glazing bar sashes to left. All the windows with
segmental heads. Grammar school founded c.1329, refounded in
1571 by Lord Clinton as the Free Grammar School of Queen
Elizabeth. Rebuilt on original site in 1778.


Listing NGR: TF2588169508

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