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The School

A Grade II Listed Building in Grimston, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7668 / 52°46'0"N

Longitude: 0.551 / 0°33'3"E

OS Eastings: 572205

OS Northings: 321848

OS Grid: TF722218

Mapcode National: GBR P52.G43

Mapcode Global: WHKQ7.FQL9

Entry Name: The School

Listing Date: 20 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1169013

English Heritage Legacy ID: 221968

Location: Grimston, King's Lynn and West Norfolk, Norfolk, PE32

County: Norfolk

District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk

Civil Parish: Grimston

Built-Up Area: Grimston

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

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Listing Text

GRIMSTON GAYTON ROAD
TF 72 SW
(east side)
2/36 The School
GV II
School house, 1830, and attached school. 1830, enlarged 1878; small carstone
facing with gault brick dressings, pantiles. House: 3 bays 2 storeys, gable
parapets; internal end stacks. Principal facade to south: 4-centred arch to
central doorway; hood mould, door with 4-centred head. Windows with Gothick
headed lights, of 3 lights to bays 1 and 3, of 2-lights over doorway, all with
square hood moulds. School: school room 3 bays wide and 3 deep of 1850
enlarged 1878 by 2 bay link to school house. School attached to west gable
of school house, hipped roof. South facade: 5 bays with large single storeyed
gabled porch projecting from bay 3 having doorway to left return; all windows
with 4-centred arches, those to bays 1 to 3 with wide gault brick voussoirs,
those to bays 4 and 5 with stone hood moulds; single pointed light to bay
1, double pointed light to bay 2 with lozenge above, all lights with vertical
glazing bars; triple Gothick headed lights with intersecting tracery to bays
3 and 5. West return with 3 3-light Gothick openings as to bays 4 and 5 of
south facade. North facade of schoolroom with single, double and single lights
as to bays 1 and 2 of south facade. Porch in angle of school room and link.


Listing NGR: TF7220521848

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