Kings School Gymnasium

Gymnasium. 1852. FS Waller for the King's School in a style modelled on late C14 work in the cathedral church.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
547350
Names
Kings School Gymnasium
Coordinates
51.8677420° N, 2.2463210° W
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Listed on
Grade II listed building
listed building (England)

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Timeline

23 Jan 1952

Kings School Gymnasium designated a Grade II listed building

National Heritage List for England Data

Kings School Gymnasium is listed on the National Heritage List for England with the following data. Some information may have become outdated since the date of listing. Text courtesy of Historic England. © Crown Copyright, reprinted under the Open Government License.

List Entry ID
1245961
Grade
II
Name
KINGS SCHOOL GYMNASIUM
Location
KINGS SCHOOL GYMNASIUM, CATHEDRAL PRECINCTS
District
Gloucester
County
Gloucestershire
Grid Reference
SO 83135 18824

GLOUCESTER

SO8318NW CATHEDRAL PRECINCTS 844-1/8/47 King's School Gymnasium 23/01/52 (Formerly Listed as: CATHEDRAL PRECINCTS Cathedral Church of the Holy and Indivisible Trinity)

GV II

Gymnasium. 1852. FS Waller for the King's School in a style modelled on late C14 work in the cathedral church. Rubble with ashlar details, steeply pitched slate roof with small lourved dormers and coped gables and kneelers. A large rectangular hall at the west end of the site of the dormitory of the former Benedictine Abbey of St Peter on the east side of and entered from the cloister. EXTERIOR: offset plinth, short weathered buttresses; in the east gable-end wall a four-light window with Perpendicular tracery and a linked pair of quatrefoil roof vents in the apex of the gable. 4-bay west elevation with 2-light ogee-headed windows set in square-headed openings. INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SO8313518824

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Bibliography

  1. “KINGS SCHOOL GYMNASIUM.” The National Heritage List for England. Web. Accessed 8 Oct. 2013. <https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1245961>