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Eastern Buildings at Ashby De La Zouch Boys' Grammar School, Ashby-de-la-Zouch

Description: Eastern Buildings at Ashby De La Zouch Boys' Grammar School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 September 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 187616

OS Grid Reference: SK3626916817
OS Grid Coordinates: 436269, 316817
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7478, -1.4641

Location: Range Road, Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Leicestershire LE65 1DH

Locality: Ashby-de-la-Zouch
Local Authority: North West Leicestershire District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE65 1DH

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Eastern buildings at
Ashby de la Zouch
Boys' Grammar School
SK 3616 1/191


1880. Rusticated stone with plinth, eaves cornice and blocking course and tiled
roof. 1 storey. Northern elevation of 10 bays, the western one advanced under
gable with quatrefoil vent and 4-light window with mullions and transoms. Remaining windows of 2 and 3 lights, each with mullions and transom. Buttresses between windows except 2 eastern ones. End eastern bay occupied by tower, corner buttresses with pinnacles, string courses, louvred top windows and Tudor arched entrance on each side with shield above northern arch. Tower has gabled tiled roof with parapet below clock in north gable. Eastern facade plainer. 4 gables with quatrefoil vents and end advanced section of 3 bays with centre gable. All windows with mullions and transoms.

Listing NGR: SK3626916817

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

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