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FORMER GRAMMAR 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: FORMER GRAMMAR SCHOOL

List entry Number: 1061253

Location

FORMER GRAMMAR SCHOOL, CHURCH LANE

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

County: Leicestershire

District: Melton

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Wymondham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 01-Jan-1968

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 189909

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List entry Description

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

SK 8418 - 8518 WYMONDHAM CHURCH LANE

(east side) 14/152 Former Grammar School 1.1.68 G.V. II

Former Grammar School, now a social club. 1637. Altered 1885. Founded by Sir John Sedley. Ironstone ashlar with limestone dressings and slate roof with ashlar coped gables with moulded kneelers. Chamfered plinth and flush ashlar quoins. Single stone gable stack. 2 storeys, 3 bays. West gable has a central moulded doorway with depressed 4 centred arched head with hood mould, and above it, a blocked window containing an inscribed tablet, 1885. Above it, a shield with crest. East gable has, above, a blocked 3 light mullioned window with hood mould. South side has 3 three light mullioned windows with coved mullions. North side has 2 smaller 3 light mullioned windows. A slate tablet states that this building was converted in 1885 into a Reading Room.

Listing NGR: SK8515018684

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National Grid Reference: SK 85150 18684

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