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North Wing of Cowleys School, Donington

Description: North Wing of Cowleys School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 198147

OS Grid Reference: TF2120935685
OS Grid Coordinates: 521209, 335685
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9049, -0.1992

Location: School Lane, Donington, Lincolnshire PE11 4TF

Locality: Donington
Local Authority: South Holland District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: PE11 4TF

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Listing Text

TF 23 NW
(north side)
North wing of
Cowleys School
25.10.51 (formerly listed as Donington
Cowley's Secondary School)

School hall and classroom. 1861. Red brick with ashlar
dressings, plain tile roof, with raised stone coped gables,
finials and kneelers, one ashlar stack. L-plan. Single storey,
6 bay front, the right hand bay advanced and gabled. Plinth,
stone bracketed chamfered eaves. Buttresses with raked tops. To
right a Tudor arched door with moulded ashlar reveals, above a
stepped ashlar panel containing foliage, inscription and date
1861. Above is a 3 light mullioned and transomed window. To
left are 4 two light and a single 3 light similar window. All
windows have chamfered ashlar surrounds. In the gables are 2
small square lights with diamond set quatrefoils. Interior of
the hall has a fine hammer beam roof with moulded ashlar corbels.
Built as an addition to T. Cowley's original foundation of 1719.

Listing NGR: TF2120335712

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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