Description: Queen Elizabeth Grammar School
Date Listed: 30 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 195556
OS Grid Reference: TF4489575694
OS Grid Coordinates: 544895, 375694
Latitude/Longitude: 53.2585, 0.1707
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ALFORD STATION ROAD
(south east side)
6/33 Queen Elizabeth
Grammar school. 1881, with minor early C20 addition. Yellow
Farlesthorpe brick with red brick polychromatic bands, ashlar
dressings, decorative tiled roofs, wooden shingled bellcote and 3
tall ribbed yellow brick ridge stacks. H-plan. 2 storey, 5 bay
front, the left hand 2 bays and the right hand bay being advanced
and separately gabled with plain bargeboards arranged in a
lattice pattern at the gable. The left hand gable has a wood
shingled bellcote with arched timber framework and tall spirelet.
2 central 2 light glazing bar casements have to the left 2 taller
glazing bar casement and to the right a similar plain 2 light
window. To the first floor 2 adjacent central 3 light glazing
bar casements to eaves, to left 2 two light casements and to
right a single 2 light casement. The windows have flat brick or
ashlar heads and brick relieving arches over. In the 2 gables
are single ashlar ventilation panels. To the right hand side
front is a 6 panelled door with overlight and side lights, over
which is a projecting gabled bay supported on 4 carved brackets.
To the left hand side front, partly obscured by an early C20
single storey extension is a projecting and gabled bay with an
inscribed ashlar panel "Erected AD 1881".
Listing NGR: TF4489575694
Source: English Heritage
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