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St Georges Primary School and Boundary Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Kingston upon Hull, City of Kingston upon Hull

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Latitude: 53.7417 / 53°44'30"N

Longitude: -0.3753 / 0°22'31"W

OS Eastings: 507249

OS Northings: 428486

OS Grid: TA072284

Mapcode National: GBR GDQ.83

Mapcode Global: WHGFR.66JV

Entry Name: St Georges Primary School and Boundary Wall

Listing Date: 21 January 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197690

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387766

Location: Kingston upon Hull, HU3

County: City of Kingston upon Hull

Electoral Ward/Division: Newington

Built-Up Area: Kingston upon Hull

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Hull St John the Baptist, Newington

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text


680-1/8/367 (East side)
St George's Primary School and
boundary wall


Former board school, now primary school, and boundary wall.
c1875. By William Freeman of Hull for the Newington School
Brick with ashlar dressings and hipped slate roofs with small
gabled ventilators. Gothic Revival style. Plinth, coped gables
with kneelers. Single storey plus tower; 15-window range.
Central square entrance tower, 2 stages, has clasping
buttresses, string course, corbel table and pyramidal roof
with 4 louvred hipped dormers, topped with a weather vane.
Pointed arched entrance with a pair of half-glazed doors and
traceried overlight with hoodmould. Above, 2 single lancets
with an inscribed blind arcaded band below them. Returns have
a similar truncated single window. All these openings have
hoodmoulds and an ornamented impost band.
Flanking wings containing classrooms have a slightly
projecting central block with a central gable with 2 traceried
double lancets and above them, a foiled round window. All
these windows have hoodmoulds. Beyond, single stone mullioned
cross casements. On the inner sides, lower linking ranges each
with 2 stone mullioned cross casements, the right range with a
large raking dormer with a 3-light glazing bar casement.
Beyond, a large gabled through-eaves dormer with a traceried
double lancet with hoodmould.
Right return, to Arthur Street, has a central square
projection with a pyramidal roof and a gable through-eaves
dormer with a traceried double lancet. To its left, a stone
mullioned cross casement. To its right, a projecting gable
with a hipped wooden bell turret on brackets, and below, a
shallow gabled porch with a pair of doors under a
plate-traceried overlight. On either side, a single
flat-headed window. Outside, adjoining brick boundary wall
with chamfered ashlar coping and intermediate piers with
chamfered caps. Pair of gatepiers with similar caps to main
entrance. Plain coped wall to right return has a pair of plain
capped gatepiers.

Listing NGR: TA0724928485

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