British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Uppingham School Studies, Boundary Wall and Gateway, Uppingham

Description: Uppingham School Studies, Boundary Wall and Gateway

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 186743

OS Grid Reference: SP8657199614
OS Grid Coordinates: 486571, 299614
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5874, -0.7236

Location: 6 Leamington Terrace, Uppingham, Rutland LE15 9QB

Locality: Uppingham
County: Rutland
Country: England
Postcode: LE15 9QB

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Listing Text

SP 8699-8799 UPPINGHAM
Uppingham School:
Studies, boundary wall
and gateway

Eight studies, now stores, boundary wall and gateway. Wall and gateway probably C17
origin, studies 1786 and later. Studies have brick front and sides, coursed ironstone
rubble rear. Monopitch Collyweston stone slate roof. Tall octagonal moulded stone
stack at angle of L-plan. Each study of one room with boarded door and single light
window with leaded panes, beneath timber lintels. Early C19 hood-moulds above doors.
Studies originally heated by system of hot water pipes with central boiler in angle of
range. First studies built 1786, and range gradually expanded until it formed 2 sides
of a quadrangle. Sixteen studies were demolished c.1960, but the rear wall of those
to the east suvives, as boundary wall to the school. Patchy stonework suggests that
it has an early origin. Gateway at south end has three-centred-arched head within
square surround, and is brick-faced to west.

Listing NGR: SP8657199614

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.