SCHOOL AND SCHOOL HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1035912
Date first listed:
13-Jun-1988
Statutory Address:
SCHOOL AND SCHOOL HOUSE

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Location

Statutory Address:
SCHOOL AND SCHOOL HOUSE

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

District:
Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Burbage
National Grid Reference:
SU 23264 61365

Details

BURBAGE EASTCOURT SU 26 SW (west side) 2/18 School and School House II

National Schools and attached schoolmaster's house. 1856. Red and blue diaper brickwork with buff brick quoins and dressings, tiled roof. Schoolrooms at south end, 2 rooms with lean-to on gable containing secondary entrance and cloaks. Main entrance at north end against house, gabled with incised inscription over reading AD 1856 NATIONAL SCHOOLS / FEED MY LAMBS. Wide central bay gabled. Diagonal boarded doors with elaborate iron hinges. Timber windows, with large window with 2-centred head in central bay. At north end the master's house of one bay, gabled, and extended over main entrance corridor. Gables steeply pitched with trefoil vent and barge boards. To side of house, main domestic door similar to those of school. Lean-to at rear. The schoolrooms were built for 70 children initially. A gallery for infants was inserted in 1861 by the Marquis of Ailesbury.

Listing NGR: SU2326461365

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
312227
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 06 Oct 1999
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