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Gressenhall Voluntary Aided School and School House

A Grade II Listed Building in Gressenhall, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7005 / 52°42'1"N

Longitude: 0.8998 / 0°53'59"E

OS Eastings: 596028

OS Northings: 315366

OS Grid: TF960153

Mapcode National: GBR SB9.LBG

Mapcode Global: WHLRX.SDN3

Entry Name: Gressenhall Voluntary Aided School and School House

Listing Date: 20 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1168620

English Heritage Legacy ID: 220762

Location: Gressenhall, Breckland, Norfolk, NR19

County: Norfolk

District: Breckland

Civil Parish: Gressenhall

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Gressenhall Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

TF 91 NE GRESSENHALL CHURCH LANE
(east side)

3/15 Gressenhall Voluntary
Aided School and School
House

- II

School and School House. Central inscription: "Erected by John David Hay
Hill Esq. of Gressenhall Hall A.D. 1842". Brick with painted stone dressings.
Slate roofs. Irregular plan with adjoining School House to north. 2 -storey
and 3-bay house with slightly advanced gabled centre bay with a 3-light mullion
and transom first floor Gothic window beneath a 4-centred arch. Blank shield
in gable. 5 3-light flat-headed windows with arched lights beneath rectangular
hood moulds. Pair of identical doorways at junction with school with 4-centred
arches and boarded doors with ornate hinges. Axial stack with sawtooth cornice
and narrow pilaster strips. Single storeyed school. Slightly advanced gabled
centre bay with a Gothic window similar to central window of house. Flanked
by one 2-light and one 3-light flat-headed windows with arched lights beneath
rectangular hood moulds. Pair of octagonal chimney shafts. Various extensions
to rear.


Listing NGR: TF9602815366

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