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Description: Grammar School (Original Portion)
Date Listed: 10 October 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 165470
OS Grid Reference: TA0015707452
OS Grid Coordinates: 500157, 407452
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5542, -0.4896
GRAMMAR SCHOOL ROAD
TQ 00 NW 2/19 10.10.52.
Original contract of 4 July 1674 between Sir John Nelthorpe and William Catlyn
of Hull. Elevation to road originally of 2 bays, extended 1878 by F H Goddard
and Sons (door bears this date). Original building with front elevation to
South remains. A single-storey hall in red brick with stone quoins and a moulded
brick plinth. Deep coved cornice. Old tile roof with C19 ridge tile. 6 windows,
modern glazing. Entrance door has a moulded stone round-headed architrave with
a small keystone with a cherub's head. Brick pilasters with a plinth and Roman
Ionic capitals in stone. Central achievement of arms in stone frame above an
inscription commemorating foundation by Sir John Nelthorpe. Modern brick modillion
Listing NGR: TA0015707452
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Source: English Heritage
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