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Main Building at Appleby Grammar School

A Grade II Listed Building in Appleby-in-Westmorland, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.5833 / 54°34'59"N

Longitude: -2.4946 / 2°29'40"W

OS Eastings: 368127

OS Northings: 521009

OS Grid: NY681210

Mapcode National: GBR CH0F.QT

Mapcode Global: WH92Z.N286

Plus Code: 9C6VHGM4+84

Entry Name: Main Building at Appleby Grammar School

Listing Date: 6 June 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1312225

English Heritage Legacy ID: 73591

ID on this website: 101312225

Location: Appleby-in-Westmorland, Westmorland and Furness, Cumbria, CA16

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Appleby-in-Westmorland

Built-Up Area: Appleby-in-Westmorland

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Appleby St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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4/22 Main building at
6. 6.51 Appleby Grammar School


Built 1887, two storeys, grey and red stone, slate roof with red tile cresting.
Doorway dated 1671 re-used from original grammar school building, with Jacobean
strapwork ornament, square pilaster on high plinths, moulded and shaped doorhead,
studded door, moulded inscribed plaque above with a pediment. The Victorian
part has a square porch with segmental arch, three windows to left, two to right
and six above, all with chamfered stone mullions and transoms. Two-storeyed
former master's house in wing to left, with sashes and stone mullioned windows.
Chapel in wing to right, with a four-light Perpendicular style window in gable.

Listing NGR: NY6812721009

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