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Free Grammar School king Henry VIII School

A Grade II Listed Building in Earlsdon, Coventry

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Latitude: 52.4 / 52°23'59"N

Longitude: -1.5173 / 1°31'2"W

OS Eastings: 432935

OS Northings: 278102

OS Grid: SP329781

Mapcode National: GBR HCQ.NP

Mapcode Global: VHBWY.NY62

Plus Code: 9C4W9FXM+X3

Entry Name: Free Grammar School king Henry VIII School

Listing Date: 24 June 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1342934

English Heritage Legacy ID: 218598

Location: Earlsdon, Coventry, CV3

County: Coventry

Electoral Ward/Division: Earlsdon

Built-Up Area: Coventry

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Coventry Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Free Grammar School or
King Henry VIII School
SP 37 NW 17/389


1885 by Edward Burgess, enlarged 1889 and 1936, restored, after bomb damage, 1950.
Tudor style. Red brick, stone dressings, tiled roof. Central embattled tower
and octagonal turret. Long ranges of 2 storeys and attics either side. Ground
floor stone mullioned and transomed lattice casements, squared heads. 1st floor
windows with elliptically arched heads, no transoms. 3 gables on left, third projecting
with 2 storey canted bay. 1 gable on right, canted bay to side of turret; octagonal
turret between wing and later projecting addition in similar style with buttresses,
tall parapet screening roof.

Listing NGR: SP3293578102

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