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Berkhampstead School Old Building

A Grade I Listed Building in Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7602 / 51°45'36"N

Longitude: -0.5613 / 0°33'40"W

OS Eastings: 499390

OS Northings: 207814

OS Grid: SP993078

Mapcode National: GBR F55.NWJ

Mapcode Global: VHFS4.703Y

Plus Code: 9C3XQC6Q+3F

Entry Name: Berkhampstead School Old Building

Listing Date: 29 July 1950

Last Amended: 9 May 1973

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1342152

English Heritage Legacy ID: 355428

Location: Berkhamsted, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP4

County: Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Berkhamsted

Built-Up Area: Berkhamsted

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Great Berkhamsted

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Description


1. CASTLE STREET
839 (West Side)
Berkhamsted School Old
Building
(Formerly listed as
The Grammar School)
29.7.50.
SP 9907 NW 1/1
I GV


2.
Founded by John Incent, circa 1523, Dean of Saint Paul's. Built 1544 of
red brick stone dressed, Tiled roof. 2 storeys either end; tall centre
of 1 storey, with large stone mullioned windows, depressed pointed heads.
4 gables. 2 either end. Interior: hall, of 6 bays with tiebeam roof truss,
King posts, restored carved corbels; in rooms either end 5 original chimney
pieces in chamfered stone with 4 centred arches, Restored l84l.

Berkhamsted School Old Building School Chapel and New Hall form a group.


Listing NGR: SP9943407877

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