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Saint Peter's School, Kettering

Description: Saint Peter's School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 April 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 230082

OS Grid Reference: SP8664177747
OS Grid Coordinates: 486641, 277747
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3909, -0.7282

Location: Headlands, Kettering, Northamptonshire NN15 6DJ

Locality: Kettering
Local Authority: Kettering Borough Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN15 6DJ

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Listing Text

(West Side)
No 52
(Saint Peter's School)
SP 87 NE 2/63


Formerly called "Sunnylands, built 1894 for William Timpson, founder of nation-wide
boot and shoe manufacturing and retailing firm. Architect: J A Gotch. Red brick,
gabled tiled roof, stone dressings. 3 storeys, moulded bands at window head levels,
plinth, balustraded terrace on east front with steps north and south. Stone mullioned
and transomed casement windows. Large chimneystacks with wedge shaped vertical
mouldings, corbelled caps. Stone front doorway has arch in surround of Doric pilasters
under enriched entablature carrying finials and strapwork.
See The British Architect. 24.8.1894.

Listing NGR: SP8664177747

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Source: English Heritage

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