FORMER BANK NOW PART OF THE DIXIE GRAMMAR SCHOOL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1259358
Date first listed:
16-Jan-1997
Statutory Address:
FORMER BANK NOW PART OF THE DIXIE GRAMMAR SCHOOL, MARKET PLACE
Statutory Address:
FORMER BANK NOW PART OF THE DIXIE GRAMMAR SCHOOL, STATION ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
FORMER BANK NOW PART OF THE DIXIE GRAMMAR SCHOOL, MARKET PLACE
Statutory Address:
FORMER BANK NOW PART OF THE DIXIE GRAMMAR SCHOOL, STATION ROAD

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

County:
Leicestershire
District:
Hinckley and Bosworth (District Authority)
Parish:
Market Bosworth
National Grid Reference:
SK 40580 03114

Details

SK 4003 MARKET BOSWORTH STATION ROAD (north side)

9/10007 Former Bank now part of The Dixie Grammar School

GV II Bank, now school. c1904. Designed by T H Whinney, of Whinney Son & Austen Hall. Red brick with ashlar dressings. Roof not visible. Deep ashlar base with chamfered plinth, moulded firstfloor band and very deeply moulded and dentilated eaves cornice. EXTERIOR. 2 storey, 4 window street front, has windows arranged 3:1. To right single doorway with moulded ashlar surround topped with flat hood supported on brackets. Double panel outer door and overlight with oval glazing. Above a single 9-pane glazing bar sash in a moulded ashlar surround with bracketed sill. To the left 3 closely spaced windows, all in linked and slightly projecting ashlar surrounds. The central window has 16-pane glazing bar sash with projecting surround of flanking Ionic threequarter columns supporting a pediment. Either side single 12-pane glazing bar sashes with continuous entablature above. Above a central 12-pane glazing bar sash flanked by single 9-pane sashes, all in moulded ashlar surrounds. Cornice topped by open balustraded parapet. This is a fine example of an Edwardian bank building.





Listing NGR: SK4058003114

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
462990
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.

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Date: 29 Jul 2004
Reference: IOE01/11341/10
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Peter J Ellis. Source Historic England Archive
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