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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: 1361426

Location

OLD GRAMMAR SCHOOL, HIGH CROSS STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
City of LeicesterUnitary Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 05-Jan-1950

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 188663

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

HIGH CROSS STREET 1. 5304 (East Side) Old Grammar School (also known as Free School, now Premises of Barton Coaches) SK 5804 7/120 5.1.50 II* 2. Former Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School. Built 1573. Much restored and altered. Stone rubble with late C16 roof of tiles, steep-pitched with gabled ends. The five hipped dormers have been removed. Two storeys. Four rectangular cement-rendered mullion windows of three-lights and two spaces with plaques with almost obliterated inscriptions now restored. A smaller plaque. All with cement-rendered stone frames. Rectangular on plan. Cement-rendered end walls. A.M.



Listing NGR: SK5836704607

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National Grid Reference: SK 58367 04607

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