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Former Grammar School

A Grade II Listed Building in Leek, Staffordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.1069 / 53°6'24"N

Longitude: -2.0282 / 2°1'41"W

OS Eastings: 398208

OS Northings: 356631

OS Grid: SJ982566

Mapcode National: GBR 24P.B17

Mapcode Global: WHBCH.T5CJ

Entry Name: Former Grammar School

Listing Date: 13 April 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1268615

English Heritage Legacy ID: 461620

Location: Leek, Staffordshire Moorlands, Staffordshire, ST13

County: Staffordshire

District: Staffordshire Moorlands

Civil Parish: Leek

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Leek St Edward the Confessor

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


LEEK

SJ9856NW CLERK BANK
611-1/4/45 (North side)
13/04/51 Former Grammar School

GV II

Formerly known as: Grammar School (Alexandra Club) CLERK BANK.

Former grammar school. Dated 1723. Coursed and squared stone
with plain-tiled roof.
EXTERIOR: 2-storey, 3-window range. Central door with heavy
stone lintel. Inscribed stone over doorway records: 'This
building erected by the Earl of Macclesfield, Lord High
Chancellor of Great Britain, Anno Domini, 1723'. Flanking and
upper windows are 3-light plain chamfered mullions with
latticed glazing. Coped gables with moulded kneelers; moulded
stone eaves cornice. Brick end wall stacks.
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SJ9820856631

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