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Village Youth Centre on Site of Cowleys School, Donington

Description: Village Youth Centre on Site of Cowleys School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 198148

OS Grid Reference: TF2119435659
OS Grid Coordinates: 521194, 335659
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9047, -0.1995

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)
2/32 Village Youth Centre
on site of Cowleys
Former schoolroom block, now Youth centre. c.1861. Red brick in
Flemish bond, ashlar dressings, tiled roof, stone coped gables,
one circular cast iron louvred vent, one ashlar stack. L-plan.
Single storey, 6 bay front, the right hand bay is advanced and
separately gabled. In the angle 2 Tudor arched doorways with
ashlar surrounds, leaf decoration in the spandrels, covered by a
porch across the angle, with tiled roof supported on braced
timber posts. To the left 4 ashlar cross mullioned windows,
subdivided by raked buttresses. To the right a 3 light similar
window and in the gable a rectangular leaded light. Built as an
addition to T. Cowley's original foundation of 1719, as a Junior

Listing NGR: TF2119435659

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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