Description: Corporation Academy
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
840 BANK HILL
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
Source: English Heritage
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