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School, Great Bowden

Description: School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 September 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 189636

OS Grid Reference: SP7467688860
OS Grid Coordinates: 474676, 288860
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4926, -0.9015

Location: 10 Dingley Road, Market Harborough, Leicestershire LE16 7ET

Locality: Great Bowden
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE16 7ET

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Listing Text

(North Side)
Great Bowden
SP 7488 5/153

1839. Tudor Gothic style. Red briok with stone dressings. 2 storey pedimented
end facade faces street. 3 windows with stone labels, wooden mullions, transoms
and glazing bars. Plaque inscribed "National School built by Public Subscriptions
and Opened December 2nd 1839". Originally 2 rooms with centre house and rooms for
schoolmaster. 1870 interior plan probably altered to incorporate the centre part
as a schoolroom. Front ground floor extension with original front door reset.
Penthouse roof above. Eastern and western pedimented single storey wings, the eastern
one advanced, western recessed. Ref. Seaborne.

Listing NGR: SP7467688860

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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