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Description: The Old Grammar School
Date Listed: 6 October 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 323746
OS Grid Reference: SE0327061483
OS Grid Coordinates: 403270, 461483
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0493, -1.9515
BURNSALL B 6160
SE 06 SW (east side)
2/90 The Old Grammar School
The Old Grammar School, now a junior school. 1601 with C19 alterations.
Ashlar, graduated stone slate roof. 2 storeys, 6 bays. Plinth. Off-centre
full-height gabled porch. Moulded doorway with 4-centred arch under a
square head with foliated spandrels. Continuous dripmould above a panel
inscribed 'William Craven Alderman of London founder of this Schoole Anno
Dmi 1601'. The panel is flanked by engaged columns, which support a
cornice. Inner studded board door with 4-centred arch. To right of left-
hand bay a 4-panel door in chamfered surround, with a 4-centred arch. All
windows have ogee mullions, with leaded light, those to ground floor have
continuous dripmould, that to porch on first floor has continuous dripmould.
Left-hand bay is of 3-light as is window above porch. Bay to left of porch
has 2 lights. Other windows are of 4 lights. Ball finials, chamfered stone
coping. Bellcote to right-hand gable. Ridge stack with 2 diagonally set
Listing NGR: SE0326861484
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Source: English Heritage
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