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Pennoyers School, Pulham St Mary

Description: Pennoyers School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 September 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 225831

OS Grid Reference: TM2099185314
OS Grid Coordinates: 620991, 285314
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4211, 1.2486

Locality: Pulham St Mary
Local Authority: South Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP21 4QU

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Listing Text

Pennoyers School
TM 2185 15A/4A 11.9.51


Built in 1401 as a chapel of the Guild of St James. In 1670 William Pennoger
established a school room in the building. Only the walls and buttresses
of the original building remain, and these have been re-roofed and incorporated
into the late C19 school. Flint rubble and stone dressings. Steep black
glazed pantile roof with gabled ends. One storey. North side large two-centred
arch window with stone mullions and on left (now enclosed in C19 addition)
a moulded two-centred arch doorway with fleurons in the arch. Diagonal buttresses
at corners of west end. South side has two windows as on north side. Large
red brick school building added in late C19 on east side.

Listing NGR: TM2099185314

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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