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FORMER INFANT SCHOOL SCHOOL HOUSE

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: FORMER INFANT SCHOOL SCHOOL HOUSE

List entry Number: 1108780

Location

FORMER INFANT SCHOOL, ABBEY WALK
SCHOOL HOUSE, ABBEY WALK

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

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Shaftesbury

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 15-Oct-1973

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 101942

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List entry Description

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. 1655 ABBEY WALK (North East Side) Former Infant School. School House. ST 8622 2/117 II 2. Early to mid C19, possibly incorporating medieval remains. Former school and adjoining schoolmaster's house. School has 3 bays of 1 storey, and 1 bay extending through 1 storey and attic at South-east end; School House of 2 storeys. Greenish stone. Slate roofs; flanking octagonal stacks with capping to schoolmaster's house. School has large central gabled stone porch with 4-centre arched entrance. To either side, a mullioned window of 2 lights in 2 tiers; windows have been modernized. To right hand again, a further bay with attic storey; one 3-light window with stone mullions. Perpendicular window in North-west end; bell-cote over. School House has 2-light windows. In left hand bay, gabled porch with C14 style window and with entrance in south side.

Listing NGR: ST8609522894

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National Grid Reference: ST 86097 22892

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