SCHOOL HOUSE AT RUGBY SCHOOL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1183930
Date first listed:
11-Oct-1949
Date of most recent amendment:
03-Sep-1976
Statutory Address:
SCHOOL HOUSE AT RUGBY SCHOOL, LAWRENCE SHERIFF STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
SCHOOL HOUSE AT RUGBY SCHOOL, LAWRENCE SHERIFF STREET

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

County:
Warwickshire
District:
Rugby (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SP 50299 74950

Details

LAWRENCE SHERIFF STREET 1. 5397 (South Side) School House at Rugby School (Formerly listed as Rugby Old School) SP 5074 NW 2/83 11.lO.49.

II* GV

2. 1809-13 by Henry Hakewell in Tudor style. Brown brick, stone dressings. Residence of many headmasters of the school, including Dr Arnold. Barry home of Matthew Arnold. Irregular L plan with octagonal tower above entrance arch in angle. Wide stone steps up to recessed porch flanked by buttresses. Windows mainly sashes. Battlemented parapet. 2 and 3 storeys. Graded partly 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: SP5026174962

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
308482
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 18 Aug 2002
Reference: IOE01/00408/29
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