SCHOOL

Date:
30 Sep 2000
Location:
School, Church Street, Great Bedwyn, Kennet, Wiltshire, SN8 3PE
Reference:
IOE01/02311/12
Type:
Photograph (Digital)

Description

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

GREAT BEDWYN CHURCH STREET SU 26 SE (north-west side) 11/92 School

II Schoolrooms, 1835, patron the Marquess of Ailesbury. Ashlar limestone with tiled roof. Single-storey, 2 classrooms end to end with central porch with inner doors to each room. Later infants block attached to rear. Steeply gabled projecting porch with studded timber door under Tudor arch. Fanlights in spandrils.

Ailesbury Arms in crowned garter and scroll in relief over. Two 2- light windows with chamfered surrounds and label mould either side, and similar but taller windows in gables. Internally on rear wall, painted map 1841 of the 2 world hemispheres, British possessions outlined in red; poor condition and covered over at the time of survey (February 1985).

Listing NGR: SU2775764439

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/1288 IOE Records taken by Simon Mack; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mr Simon Mack. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Mack, Simon

Rights Holder: Mack, Simon

Keywords

Ashlar, Limestone, Tile, Georgian School, Victorian Education, Coat Of Arms, Commemorative, Commemorative Monument

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