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Saint Peter's School

A Grade II Listed Building in Kettering, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.3909 / 52°23'27"N

Longitude: -0.7282 / 0°43'41"W

OS Eastings: 486641

OS Northings: 277747

OS Grid: SP866777

Mapcode National: GBR CW2.2P9

Mapcode Global: VHDRH.B5CG

Entry Name: Saint Peter's School

Listing Date: 14 April 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1051657

English Heritage Legacy ID: 230082

Location: Kettering, Northamptonshire, NN15

County: Northamptonshire

District: Kettering

Town: Kettering

Electoral Ward/Division: St Michael's and Wicksteed

Built-Up Area: Kettering

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Kettering St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

(West Side)
No 52
(Saint Peter's School)
SP 87 NE 2/63


Formerly called "Sunnylands, built 1894 for William Timpson, founder of nation-wide
boot and shoe manufacturing and retailing firm. Architect: J A Gotch. Red brick,
gabled tiled roof, stone dressings. 3 storeys, moulded bands at window head levels,
plinth, balustraded terrace on east front with steps north and south. Stone mullioned
and transomed casement windows. Large chimneystacks with wedge shaped vertical
mouldings, corbelled caps. Stone front doorway has arch in surround of Doric pilasters
under enriched entablature carrying finials and strapwork.
See The British Architect. 24.8.1894.

Listing NGR: SP8664177747

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