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Old Grammar School, Leicester

Description: Old Grammar School

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 5 January 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 188663

OS Grid Reference: SK5836704607
OS Grid Coordinates: 458367, 304607
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6361, -1.1390

Location: Highcross Street, Leicester LE1 4PG

Locality: Leicester
County: Leicester
Country: England
Postcode: LE1 4PG

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Listing Text

(East Side)
Old Grammar School (also
known as Free School,
now Premises of Barton
SK 5804 7/120 5.1.50
Former Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School. Built 1573. Much restored and
altered. Stone rubble with late C16 roof of tiles, steep-pitched with
gabled ends. The five hipped dormers have been removed. Two storeys.
Four rectangular cement-rendered mullion windows of three-lights and two
spaces with plaques with almost obliterated inscriptions now restored.
A smaller plaque. All with cement-rendered stone frames. Rectangular
on plan. Cement-rendered end walls. A.M.

Listing NGR: SK5836704607

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Source: English Heritage

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