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Queen Elizabeth County Junior Grammar School, Hexham

Description: Queen Elizabeth County Junior Grammar School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 239009

OS Grid Reference: NY9388363606
OS Grid Coordinates: 393883, 563606
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9670, -2.0971

Location: Bondgate Court, Hexham, Northumberland NE46 1BS

Locality: Hexham
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE46 1BS

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Listing Text

Queen Elizabeth County
1. Junior Grammar School

NY 9363 2/118 2.10.51.


Dated 1910. Oliver Leeson and Wood architects. 4 symmetrical ranges about
a courtyard, the north and south ranges extended on each side; the entrance
to the north with wooden bellcote and flanking bays to centre. Single storey,
rubble built with tiled roofs. North front: 6 windows parapeted centrepiece
flanked by 2 3-light bays, and lower 1½ storey set back wings with 3 dormers,
and terminating in single storey 3 and 3 window extensions. String above windows
which are 3 light transomed casements wide central entrance with label. Other
fronts have tall gabled and plain windows alternating, also mullioned and transomed.
South wing extended in a series of roofs stepped down on each side and terminating
in short arcades to the flanking lavatory pavilions.

Listing NGR: NY9388363606

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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