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DOCTORS WALL AT RUGBY SCHOOL

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: DOCTORS WALL AT RUGBY SCHOOL

List entry Number: 1035022

Location

DOCTORS WALL AT RUGBY SCHOOL, LAWRENCE SHERIFF STREET

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

County: Warwickshire

District: Rugby

District Type: District Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 03-Sep-1976

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 308483

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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

LAWRENCE SHERIFF STREET 1. 5397 (South Side) Doctor's Wall at Rugby School SP 5074 NW 2/84

II GV

2. Low red brick wall with buttresses separating School flame garden from The Close. Granite tablet inscribed: "This stone commemorates the exploit of William Webb Ellis who with a fine disregard for the rules of football as played in his time first took the ball in his arms and ran with it thus originating the distinctive feature of the Rugby Game. AD 1823". Included for historical interest.

New and old Quad Buildings, School House and Doctor's Wall at Rugby School form a] group with the Chapel and War Memorial Chapel at Rugby School Dunchurch Road.]

Listing NGR: SP5032474924

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National Grid Reference: SP 50325 74923

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