Description: North Wing of Cowleys School
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
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DONINGTON SCHOOL LANE
TF 23 NW
North wing of
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
Source: English Heritage
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