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IoE Number: 275476
Photographer: Mr Stuart Grimwade
Date Photographed: 01 April 2004
Date listed: 04 August 1972
Date of last amendment: 04 August 1972
Grade II

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1260 HENLEY ROADIpswich SchoolTM 1645 7/362

1. 1260 HENLEY ROAD Ipswich School TM 1645 7/362 II GV 2. The school was founded in 1400 and the present building was erected in 1852 to the designs of Mr Fleury, an Ipswich architect, Built in the Elizabethan style in red brick, it is a symmetrically composed building with a central block with an octagonal tower, flanking wings and end pavilions. The tower, centre block and end pavilions are marked by octagonal buttresses. The tower and wings have castellated parapets and moulded brick string courses. The end pavilions have a form of Dutch gable. The tower is 4 storeys, the centre block and end pavilions are 3 storeys and the wings are 2 storeys. The windows are casements with mullions and transoms and moulded brick hood moulds. 2 storeyed brick bays with castellated parapets project on the end pavilions. A central porch projects at the foot of the tower and gabled porches project in the centre of each wing. Roof tiled, with groups of shafted chimney stacks. Ipswich School and the Chapel form a group.

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