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Former Grammer School, Market Bosworth

Description: Former Grammer School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 188057

OS Grid Reference: SK4055503102
OS Grid Coordinates: 440555, 303102
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6242, -1.4023

Location: 35 B585, Market Bosworth, Leicestershire CV13 0JS

Locality: Market Bosworth
Local Authority: Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: CV13 0JS

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Listing Text

Former Grammar School


Former School. Dated 1828. Limestone Ashlar with plain tiled roof. Tall two
storeyed, 7 bays in two parts, (4-3). Left hand section is symmetrical about
a pedimented central gable with angle turrets, containing the entrance which
is a 4-centred archway beneath hood mould with foiled lancet above. Gothick
detailing throughout. Windows have stone mullions and transoms and hood
moulds and are of 3 and 4-lights in the left hand section and of 2-lights to
the three storeyed right hand three bays. All windows have latticed metal
glazing. Parapet with fretted decoration. Wood cupola above gable and a
clock in its apex. Over the doorway is an inscription in Latin and Greek and
with the date.

Listing NGR: SK4055503102

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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