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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: OLD GRAMMAR SCHOOL

List entry Number: 1207596

Location

OLD GRAMMAR SCHOOL, CHURCH STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
DerbyshireDerbyshire DalesDistrict AuthorityAshbourne

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 15-Jun-1951

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 79821

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

CHURCH STREET 1. 783 (North-West Side) Old Grammar School SK 14 NE 1/13 15.6.5l. I GV 2. 1586. Founded by Queen Elizabeth in the previous year. Ashlar. 2 storeys and attics. Large gable each side, 4 smaller gables centre, all with obelisk finials. The upper fenestration consists of 3-light mullioned windows with arched heads (4-lights sides). The lower consists of 8-light trans-mullioned window (10-light sides). 2 entrances with 4-centred arches and enriched spandrels, flanked by fluted pedestal pilasters supporting slight entablatures, the right hand restored. Moulded hood containing armorial panel on left hand. Steps.

Nos 43 to 61 (odd), and the Old Grammar School and the pavement at the front of the Old Grammar School form a group of the greatest importance.

Listing NGR: SK1769846526

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National Grid Reference: SK 17698 46526

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