School House / Swimbridge Primary School

Date:
13 Oct 1999
Location:
School House, Swimbridge, North Devon, Devon, EX32 0PR
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Swimbridge Primary School, Swimbridge, North Devon, Devon, EX32 0PR
Reference:
IOE01/00097/01
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

SWIMBRIDGE SWIMBRIDGE SS 63 SW 8/205 Swimbridge Primary School and school house

II

Primary school and school house. 1866 extended 1926. Snecked stone rubble with chromatic brick and stone dressings. Slate roof with patterning and crested ridge tiles. Axial brick stack. 1866 school room to centre with school house at right end and 1926 wing at right angles to main range added to left end. Centre range has 4 window range of gabled half dormers with pointed arched openings. 1866 datestone to centre. Pointed arched doorway to left end with plank door of 2 leaves. Wing has large tripartite window with pointed arched centre light, 1926 datestone over.

School house at right end has twin gables to front each with straight-headed transomed windows with 2 light casements 3 panes per light on each floor in pointed arched openings flanking recessed pointed arched doorway with 6 panelled door, the middle panels glazed.

Listing NGR: SS6177130132

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Abbott_L.E. IOE Records for Abbott, L.E.; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

Copyright IoE Mr L.E. Abbott. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Abbott, L.E.

Rights Holder: Abbott, L.E.

Keywords

Mortar, Rubble, Slate, Stone, Victorian School House, Education, Infant School, Elementary School, School