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Old Grammar School

A Grade II Listed Building in Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.638 / 51°38'16"N

Longitude: -2.3493 / 2°20'57"W

OS Eastings: 375925

OS Northings: 193303

OS Grid: ST759933

Mapcode National: GBR 0MF.6VN

Mapcode Global: VH95G.73D4

Entry Name: Old Grammar School

Listing Date: 30 June 1961

Last Amended: 16 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1341575

English Heritage Legacy ID: 128239

Location: Wotton-under-Edge, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL12

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

Civil Parish: Wotton-under-Edge

Built-Up Area: Wotton-under-Edge

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Wotton-under-Edge with Ozleworth

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

ST 7633 WOTTON-UNDER-EDGE SCHOOL ROAD
(west)
4/168
Old Grammar school
formerly listed as
30.6.61 Catherine Lady
Berkeley's Grammar
School)

II

The address shall be amended to read;

ST 7693 WOTTON-UNDER-EDGE SCHOOL ROAD
(west)

4/168 Old Grammar School
(formerly listed as
Katherine Lady
Berkeley's Grammar
30.6.61 School)

II

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ST 7693
4/168 WOTTON-UNDER-EDGE SCHOOL ROAD
30.6.61 (west)

Old Grammar School
(formerly listed as
Catherine Lady
Berkeley's Grammar
School)

II


Old Grammar School, now disused. 1726. Squared rubble on cement rendered plinth,
rusticated quoins to two projecting wings, smooth rendered elsewhere. Steep hipped
roof now plain tile. Two storeys, two- three- two window street facade. Sashes with
glazing bars in plat band surrounds with small lead moulding inner edge; heads
segmental with dropped key, but in one stone, as lintel. Central three bays wood
mullion and transom, projecting stone cills otherwise surround as older windows. Cyma
eaves cornice. No principal door to main facade; entrance in wings left and right.
Originally Lady Catherine Berkeley's Grammar School, founded 1384. School originally
shallow, centre bays fitted C19 but carefuly matched; stone walling less carefully
coursed. Projecting wing at rear, C19. Rebuild of 1926 (Lindley) op. cit.


Listing NGR: ST7592593303

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