The Old Grammar School

13 Sep 2000
The Old Grammar School, 118 St James's Street, Newport, Isle Of Wight, PO30 5HE
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

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


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


This is part of the Series: IOE01/1751 IOE Records taken by Robert Rudd; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Rev Robert Rudd. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Rudd, Robert

Rights Holder: Rudd, Robert


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