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Queen Elizabeth Grammar School, Alford

Description: Queen Elizabeth Grammar School

Grade: II
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

Location: A1104, Alford, Lincolnshire LN13 9HY

Locality: Alford
Local Authority: East Lindsey District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: LN13 9HY

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Listing Text

TF 4475-4576
(south east side)
6/33 Queen Elizabeth
Grammar School


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

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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