Description: Science Building of Oundle School
Date Listed: 7 June 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 231701
OS Grid Reference: TL0396988347
OS Grid Coordinates: 503969, 288347
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4832, -0.4704
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1. (West Side)
Science Building of Oundle School
TL 0388 1/119
1914. Tudor style, by A C Blomfield. 2 storeys in coursed stone with ashlar dressings
and slate roof. Verge, apex and end finials. 2 gabled wings flank centre section,
which has moulded gable with mullion and transom window of 10 lights to each storey.
Strings continue dripmoulds. 2 4-centred doorways under porches of 2 storeys with
parapets to sides with 3-light fanlights, stone mullions and with 3-light mullion
windows over. Wings have 2 windows of a single light over 6-light mullion and
transom windows. Ground floor has 2 windows of 2 lights, transom only, flanking
1 of 6 lights. Strings continue heads of windows. Plinth. Central bell cupola
with leaded roof. Milton Road elevation has range of 4 gables with finials. The
centre 2 have windows of 6 lights, the end 2 of 4 lights, mullions and transoms.
6 windows on ground floor. Stone multi-flue chimney stacks.
The Science Building and Yarrow House form a group.
Listing NGR: TL0396988347
Source: English Heritage
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