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Science Building of Oundle School

A Grade II Listed Building in Oundle, Northamptonshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4832 / 52°28'59"N

Longitude: -0.4704 / 0°28'13"W

OS Eastings: 503969

OS Northings: 288347

OS Grid: TL039883

Mapcode National: GBR FXX.7X1

Mapcode Global: VHFNH.SVP9

Entry Name: Science Building of Oundle School

Listing Date: 7 June 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1039852

English Heritage Legacy ID: 231701

Location: Oundle, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, PE8

County: Northamptonshire

District: East Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Oundle

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Oundlew Ashton

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

GLAPTHORN ROAD
1. (West Side)
1483 --------------
Science Building of Oundle School
TL 0388 1/119

II GV


2.
1914. Tudor style, by A C Blomfield. 2 storeys in coursed stone with ashlar dressings
and slate roof. Verge, apex and end finials. 2 gabled wings flank centre section,
which has moulded gable with mullion and transom window of 10 lights to each storey.
Strings continue dripmoulds. 2 4-centred doorways under porches of 2 storeys with
parapets to sides with 3-light fanlights, stone mullions and with 3-light mullion
windows over. Wings have 2 windows of a single light over 6-light mullion and
transom windows. Ground floor has 2 windows of 2 lights, transom only, flanking
1 of 6 lights. Strings continue heads of windows. Plinth. Central bell cupola
with leaded roof. Milton Road elevation has range of 4 gables with finials. The
centre 2 have windows of 6 lights, the end 2 of 4 lights, mullions and transoms.
6 windows on ground floor. Stone multi-flue chimney stacks.

The Science Building and Yarrow House form a group.


Listing NGR: TL0396988347

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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