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The Germain Rooms the Old School House

A Grade II Listed Building in Lowick, Northamptonshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4169 / 52°25'1"N

Longitude: -0.5646 / 0°33'52"W

OS Eastings: 497721

OS Northings: 280852

OS Grid: SP977808

Mapcode National: GBR DX7.G2K

Mapcode Global: VHFNV.5JD0

Entry Name: The Germain Rooms the Old School House

Listing Date: 23 May 1967

Last Amended: 31 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1371926

English Heritage Legacy ID: 232532

Location: Lowick, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN14

County: Northamptonshire

District: East Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Lowick

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Lowick St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

SP9780
13/98
23/05/67


LOWICK
DRAYTON ROAD
(South side)
The Germain Rooms and The Old
School House

(Formerly listed as School)


(Formerly the Greencoat School)


GV II


School and attached house, now village hall and house. Founded 1717/25 by Sir
John and Lady Germain altered mid C19. Regular coursed limestone with
Collyweston slate roof. House and school form an L-shape range, Single-storey
school and 2-storey house. Main front of 3-window range. 2-window range to right
is former school with C19 three-light stone mullion windows. One-window range to
left is house with casements and wood lintels, 2-panel door to left of centre
has C18 moulded stone surround with a plain entablature and cornice. Central
stone stack, top rebuilt in brick. Large armorial device over door. Elevation to
Main Road, to left, is a 3-window range with a gable to right and 2 gabled eaves
dormers to left. Large stone stack at ridge to right. C19 extension to rear of
former school. Interior not inspected. Formerly known as the Greencoat School.
(Buildings of England: Northamptonshire, p.297).


Listing NGR: SP9772180852

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