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© Mr David W. Collins LRPS

IoE Number: 391371
Location: DENES HIGH SCHOOL, YARMOUTH ROAD (south west side)
  LOWESTOFT, WAVENEY, SUFFOLK
Photographer: Mr David W. Collins LRPS
Date Photographed: 10 October 1999
Date listed: 21 June 1993
Date of last amendment: 21 June 1993
Grade II

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LOWESTOFTTM59SWYARMOUTH ROAD914-1/3/87(South West side)

LOWESTOFT TM59SW YARMOUTH ROAD 914-1/3/87 (South West side) Denes High School II School. 1909-10 by Brown & Kerr. Queen Anne style with Baroque influences. Red brick with stone dressings and machine tile roofs. North-east front of 2 storeys arranged as a central block with projecting wings enclosing an open courtyard. Right and left of the wings are 7-bay classroom blocks of 2 storeys and dormer attic. Main block of 7 bays. Screen to ground floor lit through 2 casements right and left of the late C20 central door. Behind the screen shows the first floor of the main hall: large central round-headed window with multiple glazing bars set under a gable; 3 6/6 sashes either side. Hipped roof. The projecting wings have paired pilasters to the corners of the upper floor and 5 pilasters to the flanks facing into the yard. Sashes as before. Each wing has a doorway protected by a segmental hood. The schoolroom blocks have ground-floor fenestration of alternating square and larger round-headed top-hung casements. First floor is similar except that the round-headed windows are developed into through-eaves dormers. INTERIOR. Plain. The main hall rises through both storeys. Iron balustrade to gallery.

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