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Royal Hospital School and Attached Walls to Right and Left, Holbrook

Description: Royal Hospital School and Attached Walls to Right and Left

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 February 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 277477

OS Grid Reference: TM1649835408
OS Grid Coordinates: 616498, 235408
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9749, 1.1508

Location: B1080, Holbrook, Suffolk IP9 2RX

Locality: Holbrook
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP9 2RX

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Listing Text


2/102 Nos 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 and 11,
Royal Hospital School and
attached walls to right
and left


Block of 6 houses. Circa 1925-33. Buckland and Heywood. Red brick with hanging
red tiles to first floor, central band. Dark red plain tiled roof with hipped
forward gables to right and left, forward 2 central bays with Dutch gable, stone
coping and sundial to this gable. 2 storeys. 1:5:2:5:1 window range of small paned
vertically sliding sashes, moulded surrounds, gauged brick arches to ground floor,
right and left gables with 2-storey angled bays. 1:2:0:2:1 6-panel doors, moulded
surrounds, flat canopies on brackets. Pedestrian archways with square heads central
to right and left bays of main range. Elaborate Jacobean style sundial with
vertical rectangular dial and metal gnomon inscribed 'Horas Non Numero Nisi Serenas'.
Walls attached to right and left forward angles continue through the staff
accommodation houses of the school with panelled gates and round-headed archways.

Listing NGR: TM1649835408

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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