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The Old Grammar School (St John's Hospital), Coventry

Description: The Old Grammar School (St John's Hospital)

Grade: I
Date Listed: 5 February 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 218489

OS Grid Reference: SP3338179297
OS Grid Coordinates: 433381, 279297
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4107, -1.5107

Location: Hales Street, Coventry CV1 1JB

Locality: Coventry
County: Coventry
Country: England
Postcode: CV1 1JB

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Listing Text

The Old Grammar School
(St John's Hospital)

SP 3379 SW 4/30 5.2.55.


Former Chapel of the C12 Hospital of St John, used as a Grammar School from 1545. Sandstone, old tiled roof. C12 lancet windows, blocked, and C13 traceried east window with modern glass. West window blocked. Modern entrance. Buttresses. Dugdale was a scholar here.

Listing NGR: SP3337679296

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Source: English Heritage

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