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HER Number:MDV17273
Name:Exeter School


Exeter School was founded in Exeter in 1633 & rebuilt in Victoria Park Road in 1880


Grid Reference:SX 933 921
Map Sheet:SX99SW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishExeter
Ecclesiastical ParishST.LEONARDS

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX99SW/73
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • SCHOOL (Post Medieval to XXI - 1540 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1880s, Ordnance Survey (Cartographic). SDV848.

'Grammar School' shown on OS 25" (1905) map as a large irregular L-shaped building set back to the east of Victoria Park Road.

Bush, R. J. E., 1961, The Rev John Lampriere, D. D. in Devon, 231,245-6 (Article in Serial). SDV24462.

The Exeter Free Grammar School was removed to the suburbs of Exeter in 1880. It had been founded in 1633, and had origially occupied the old buildings of St John's Hospital, in the High Street, just within the East Gate on the south side.

Bush, R. J. E., 1962, Exeter Free Grammar School, 1603-1809., 363-408 (Article in Serial). SDV24461.

The history of Exeter Free Grammar School is given.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV24461Article in Serial: Bush, R. J. E.. 1962. Exeter Free Grammar School, 1603-1809.. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 94. 363-408.
SDV24462Article in Serial: Bush, R. J. E.. 1961. The Rev John Lampriere, D. D. in Devon. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 93. 231,245-6.
SDV848Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880s. Ordnance Survey. 25".

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:May 4 2006 2:35PM