Description: School and Attached Wall
Date Listed: 23 September 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 231045
OS Grid Reference: SP8951682978
OS Grid Coordinates: 489516, 282978
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4375, -0.6846
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SP8882 GRAFTON ROAD
1337-0/14/286 (North East side)
23/09/86 School and attached wall
School and attached wall. 1849, altered and extended. Coursed
limestone rubble with Collyweston stone slate roof with coped
gables on shaped kneelers. 2 iron ridge ventilators to main
block and one to each rear wing, moulded stone ridge stack to
rear wing (and a later, rendered lateral stack) One storey
symmetrical composition with a window of 3 cusped lights
(echoing clerestory of church) and one of 2 cusped lights to
either side. The original central gabled porch with twin
entrances has been removed and replaced by a C20 door with
overlight and a flat-topped dormer to left of centre above.
Right gable end (to street) has 2 buttresses, a large square-
headed window (modified C20) and an oculus above. Original
porch to rear wing, seemingly pressed into right side of gable
end, has coped gable and plain board door with decorative
hinges and arched head with hood mould. Original rear wing has
2 windows each of 2 cusped lights and gable end similar to
that of main block. Rendered addition with hipped roof
embraces in angle, low rendered flat roofed addition to rear.
Playground wall, of coursed rubble with ashlar dressings, has
plinth and shaped coping. Interior not inspected. Included for
Listing NGR: SP8951682978
Source: English Heritage
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