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Eastgate Church of England Infants School and Teacher's House and Boundary Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Lincoln, Lincolnshire

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Latitude: 53.2355 / 53°14'7"N

Longitude: -0.5306 / 0°31'50"W

OS Eastings: 498168

OS Northings: 371945

OS Grid: SK981719

Mapcode National: GBR FMQ.4NN

Mapcode Global: WHGHZ.TXHZ

Entry Name: Eastgate Church of England Infants School and Teacher's House and Boundary Wall

Listing Date: 15 August 1973

Last Amended: 20 December 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1388557

English Heritage Legacy ID: 486002

Location: Lincoln, Lincolnshire, LN2

County: Lincolnshire

District: Lincoln

Town: Lincoln

Electoral Ward/Division: Minster

Built-Up Area: Lincoln

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Lincoln St Peter-in-Eastgate with St Margaret in the close

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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Listing Text


1941-1/10/132 (North side)
15/08/73 Eastgate C of E Infants school,
teacher's house & boundary wall


Formerly known as: Eastgate Primary School GREETWELL GATE.
School with attached teacher's house and boundary wall.
Founded 1850 by a Miss Cookson, rebuilt 1881-82 by William
Watkins of Lincoln. Brick with stone dressings and slate
roofs. Single ridge stack with grouped octagonal flues, and an
external side wall stack. Picturesque Tudor Revival style.
Chamfered plinth, buttresses, coped gables with kneelers.
Front has an off-centre recessed entrance bay with a
buttressed gabled porch, with 4-centred arched doorway with
hoodmould. Above it, a scrolled datestone. On either side,
single ogee headed lights.
To left, a projecting gabled wing, with a 3-light stone
mullioned casement, and above, a similar 2-light casement.
To right, school hall, with three 4-light ogee-headed
casements. Each gable has a similar 2-light window, and the
east gable has also a similar 3-light window with stepped
North-east range has a similar window in each gable.
INTERIOR: arch braced double purlin roof in the hall.
Outside, a slotted brick boundary wall with chamfered plinth
and gabled stone coping. 2 off-centre gatepiers with
crenellated octagonal caps. Rounded corner to south-east.
Approx. 35m long.
(Buildings of England : Lincolnshire: Pevsner N: Lincolnshire:
London: 1989-: 515).

Listing NGR: SK9816871945

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