This browser is not fully supported by Historic England. Please update your browser to the latest version so that you get the best from our website.

SCHOOL HOUSE AND WALLS OF OUNDLE 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: SCHOOL HOUSE AND WALLS OF OUNDLE SCHOOL

List entry Number: 1039828

Location

SCHOOL HOUSE AND WALLS OF OUNDLE SCHOOL, NEW STREET

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

County: Northamptonshire

District: East Northamptonshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Oundle

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 07-Jun-1974

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

Legacy System Information

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System: LBS

UID: 231737

Asset Groupings

This list entry does not comprise part of an Asset Grouping. Asset Groupings are not part of the official record but are added later for information.

List entry Description

Summary of Building

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

History

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Details

NEW STREET 1. (West Side) 1483 ------------ School House and walls of Oundle School TL 0488 1/136

II GV

2. 1887 by John Sebastian Gwilt in asymmetrical Tudor style with timbered addition to south of l909 by A C Blomfield. Coursed stone with slate roof and stone chimneys. Main building, south section, of 2 storeys with 2 windows of 3 lights flanking a centre window of 3 lights, segmental arches, under gable with finial. 3 mullion and transom windows of 3 lights on ground floor. String between storeys breaks over coat of arms. Plinth. Parapet. To left, plain doorway set back, rectangular dripmould and 1 window over. Centre section of 3 storeys, attics and basement. Parapet and 3 gables with finals, each with a window of 2 lights. 7 windows to 1st and 2nd floors, arranged alternately with single and 2 lights to the 2nd floor and 2 and 4 lights to the 1st floor. 6 similar windows to the ground floor. 4-centre arched doorway with carved spandrels and rectangular dripnould. Steps up. Right section of 2 storeys and attics has gable with finial and window of 2 lights. Windows of 6 lights on 1st and ground floors. Larger gable with finial and window of 2 lights has windows of 2 and 4 lights on the 1st and ground floors. Porch to right. Parapet. Strings between storeys. Wall in stone with tall arched gateway to left with overthrow with parapet and cornice bearing shield. Southern addition of l909 is of 1 storey and attics in coursed stone with stone slate roof. Left has 2 half-timbered gables each with a window of 2 lights on brackets over canted bay of 5 lights. 3 windows of 2 lights on ground floor and plain door. Buttress to right. 3 stone stacks. Plinth to right bay. Right-hand wing of 1 storey has 6 windows of 2 lights. Includes wall of coursed rubble with rounded top with tall gate piers with ball finials and iron gates.

All the listed buildings in New Street form a group.

Listing NGR: TL0407488175

Selected Sources

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details

National Grid Reference: TL 04074 88175

Map

Map
© Crown Copyright and database right 2018. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2018. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1039828 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 21-Feb-2018 at 01:24:37.

End of official listing