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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: THE OLD GRAMMAR SCHOOL

List entry Number: 1034526

Location

THE OLD GRAMMAR SCHOOL, 118, ST JAMES'S STREET

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
Isle of WightUnitary AuthorityNewport

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 01-Feb-1972

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 309716

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

ST JAMES'S STREET 1. 1445 (West Side) No 118 SZ 4989 SE 2/89 (The Old Grammar School) 1.10.53.

II*

2. Dated 1614. A 3 storey building in rubble with roof of old tiles. One large central gable, and wood mullioned windows, one in the gable, and the 2nd storey having 2 of 4 lights, flanking 2 of 2 lights. All have moulded drip stones. Ground floor has 2 3 ligt windows and one of 2 lights. Recessed door with moulded rectangular label and restored head stops. A moulded stone shield beneath gable window. Carved chimney piece inside. Charles I lodged in the building for 10 weeks while the Treaty of Newport was being negotiated.

Listing NGR: SZ4977589220

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National Grid Reference: SZ 49781 89218

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