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The Old Grammar School, Cavendish

Description: The Old Grammar School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 December 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 282872

OS Grid Reference: TL8055446436
OS Grid Coordinates: 580554, 246436
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0868, 0.6339

Location: Poole Street, Cavendish, Suffolk CO10 8BB

Locality: Cavendish
Local Authority: St Edmundsbury Borough Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: CO10 8BB

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Listing Text

The Green
(South East Side)
The Old Grammar School
TL 8046 17/17 19.12.61.


A late C17-early C18 timber-framed and plastered house which housed the school
founded by a former Rector, Dr Thomas Grey, who recorded in his will:- "I had
erected a school house". The school ceased to exist in 1907 and the farm which
endowed it was sold in 1938. Only half of the school now remains as a private
house. 2 storeys and attics. 3 window range, double-hung sashes with glazing
bars, in flush cased frames. The ground storey has 3-light windows. A 6-panel
door with raised and fielded panels has a wood doorcase with pilasters and
a pediment. Roof tiled, with 3 gabled dormers.

All the listed buildings in The Green form a group.

Listing NGR: TL8055446436

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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