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Free Grammar School King Henry Viii School, Coventry

Description: Free Grammar School King Henry Viii School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 June 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 218598

OS Grid Reference: SP3293578102
OS Grid Coordinates: 432935, 278102
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3999, -1.5173

Location: A429, Coventry CV3 6AQ

Locality: Coventry
County: Coventry
Country: England
Postcode: CV3 6AQ

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Listing Text

Free Grammar School or
King Henry VIII School
SP 37 NW 17/389


1885 by Edward Burgess, enlarged 1889 and 1936, restored, after bomb damage, 1950.
Tudor style. Red brick, stone dressings, tiled roof. Central embattled tower
and octagonal turret. Long ranges of 2 storeys and attics either side. Ground
floor stone mullioned and transomed lattice casements, squared heads. 1st floor
windows with elliptically arched heads, no transoms. 3 gables on left, third projecting
with 2 storey canted bay. 1 gable on right, canted bay to side of turret; octagonal
turret between wing and later projecting addition in similar style with buttresses,
tall parapet screening roof.

Listing NGR: SP3293578102

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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