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SCHOOL AND ALMSHOUSES

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: SCHOOL AND ALMSHOUSES

List entry Number: 1022488

Location

SCHOOL AND ALMSHOUSES, DAUNTSEY GREEN

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: Wiltshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Dauntsey

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 25-Nov-1987

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 316317

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

DAUNTSEY DAUNTSEY GREEN ST 98 SE 3/191 School and almshouses II Village school and attached almshouses, 1865, red brick with ashlar dressings, and banded plain tile roofs. Rubble plinths. L- plan single storey school to left with left cross wing and three- window main range. Cross wing has plate-traceried pointed 2-light window. Chimney in angle to main range, which has 3-light shouldered-head mullion windows. Buttress to left of centre window, truncated outside stack to right. East end Gothic timber bellcote with leaded square spirelet. A low link connects to near- symmetrical domestic range, apparently almshouses with school- teacher's house adjoining school. Single storey centre with projecting gabled 2-storey cross wing each end. Of the original ornamental moulded brick chimneys one group of four shafts remains on the ridge of left cross wing and two two-shaft stacks on ridge of centre. Right cross wing has north end and east side stacks with rebuilt shafts. Each cross wing has ground floor 3-light and first floor 2-light stone mullion window with hoodmoulds and relieving arches. Left cross wing has east gable rising through roof of centre range, the main asymmetrical element. Centre roof is swept low over 10-bay verandah on timber posts. To left, door and 2- light mullion window, part of 2-storey left cross wing, then four almshouses with door and window each in arrangement DWWDDWWD, the windows C20 metal replacing 2-light mullions. Right cross wing has door in side wall.

Listing NGR: ST9949581973

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National Grid Reference: ST 99495 81973

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