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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.


List entry Number: 1301848



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


District: County of Herefordshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Ledbury

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 18-Sep-1953

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 151822

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1. 5245 CHURCH LANE (North Side) ------------ The Old Grammar School SO 7137 NE 2/11 18.9.53.


Late C15. Was schoolroom and masters house, now 3 tenements. Timber-framed with plastered panels. The south front projects heavily on the 1st floor on the original moulded bressumer and carved brackets springing from octagonal shafts with moulded capitals. 2 storeys. 5 windows. Old canted bay window on left of ground floor and old casements with leaded panes, 1 with 4 lights in gable of the east end. Timber framing also exposed at rear and east end. Tiled roof with gable ends. Was once schoolroom and masters house endowed in fort from Holy Trinity Chantry, dissolved 1547. It is reputed that the poet the Rev Thoms Traherne 1637-74 was educated here.

The Town Council Offices, No 3, Public Lavatories, Hawkes and Terry, Prince of Terry Prince of wales Inn, the Old Grammar School and Rutherglen form a group.

Listing NGR: SO7117137729

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National Grid Reference: SO 71171 37729


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