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Old Grammar School House, Aynho

Description: Old Grammar School House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 September 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 233915

OS Grid Reference: SP5151333242
OS Grid Coordinates: 451513, 233242
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9952, -1.2511

Location: B4100, Aynho, Northamptonshire OX17 3BE

Locality: Aynho
Local Authority: South Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX17 3BE

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Listing Text


12/16 Old Grammar School House


Grammar School, now house, 1671 on sundial. Squared uncoursed limestone with
ironstone quoins. Stone tile roof with coped gables and kneelers. Stone
chimneys. L-plan. 2 storeys, attic and cellar, 7 bays. Doorway in second bay
from left with stone 4-centred arch and square hood with lozenge-shaped stops.
6-panel door. Similar doorway (blocked) in third bay from right. C20 three-
light stone mullioned and transomed windows in left bay ground and first floor.
Other windows are 2-light stone mullions, some renewed, with a continuous
hood on both floors. Stone sundial third bay from right on first floor. C17
gabled wing at rear is of one bay, and 2 storeys with 2-light stone mullioned
windows and square hoods. Interior: Moulded beams and stone square-headed
doorways. C17 stone hall fireplace with 4-centred arch and moulded

Listing NGR: SP5151333242

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Source: English Heritage

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