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The School, Grimston

Description: The School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 221968

OS Grid Reference: TF7220521848
OS Grid Coordinates: 572205, 321848
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7668, 0.5510

Location: B1153, Grimston, Norfolk PE32 1BG

Locality: Grimston
Local Authority: King's Lynn and West Norfolk Borough Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: PE32 1BG

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Listing Text

TF 72 SW
(east side)
2/36 The School
School house, 1830, and attached school. 1830, enlarged 1878; small carstone
facing with gault brick dressings, pantiles. House: 3 bays 2 storeys, gable
parapets; internal end stacks. Principal facade to south: 4-centred arch to
central doorway; hood mould, door with 4-centred head. Windows with Gothick
headed lights, of 3 lights to bays 1 and 3, of 2-lights over doorway, all with
square hood moulds. School: school room 3 bays wide and 3 deep of 1850
enlarged 1878 by 2 bay link to school house. School attached to west gable
of school house, hipped roof. South facade: 5 bays with large single storeyed
gabled porch projecting from bay 3 having doorway to left return; all windows
with 4-centred arches, those to bays 1 to 3 with wide gault brick voussoirs,
those to bays 4 and 5 with stone hood moulds; single pointed light to bay
1, double pointed light to bay 2 with lozenge above, all lights with vertical
glazing bars; triple Gothick headed lights with intersecting tracery to bays
3 and 5. West return with 3 3-light Gothick openings as to bays 4 and 5 of
south facade. North facade of schoolroom with single, double and single lights
as to bays 1 and 2 of south facade. Porch in angle of school room and link.

Listing NGR: TF7220521848

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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