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Corporation Academy, Berwick-upon-Tweed

Description: Corporation Academy

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 August 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 237260

OS Grid Reference: NT9968652944
OS Grid Coordinates: 399686, 652944
Latitude/Longitude: 55.7698, -2.0066

Location: Bank Hill, Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland TD15 1BE

Locality: Berwick-upon-Tweed
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: TD15 1BE

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Listing Text

No 8 (Corporation Academy)
(formerly listed as
The former Corporation
Academy, Golden Square)
NT 9952 11/7 1.8.52.
1798. Built as an elementary school from which boys passed to the Grammar
School for a higher education. Now used as showrooms. Stucco with stone
cornice and quoins, scroll kneelers. Front to Bank Hill has inscribed
datestone, and 4 24-paned sash windows on each of 2 floors. Rear wing in
L plan has 5 sash windows on each floor, facing Presbyterian Church. Gable
end facing Golden Square has 2 sash windows on each floor and an additional
small sash over a boarded door.

Listing NGR: NT9968652944

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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