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WENTWORTH SCHOOL

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: WENTWORTH SCHOOL

List entry Number: 1132794

Location

WENTWORTH SCHOOL, CHURCH FIELD LANE

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

County:

District: Rotherham

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish: Wentworth

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 21-Aug-1985

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 335575

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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

SK39NE WENTWORTH CHURCH FIELD LANE (south-east side)

4/67 Wentworth School

GV II

School. 1837, later additions. For Charles William, 5th Earl Fitzwilliam. Deeply-coursed, horizontally-tooled sandstone; graduated Welsh slate roof, H-plan with addition set back to left in keeping with main range; C19 and C20 additions to rear. Main range: symmetrical facade. Single storey. 5-bay central block; taller single-bay crosswings. Roughly-tooled plinth; quoined and double-chamfered door and window surrounds. Central part- glazed door beneath gablet with finial . Renewed casements to flanking windows, stone mullions removed. Stone gutter brackets. Gabled cross- wings each have Tudor-arched, 3-light, mullioned and transomed window with intersecting tracery and hoodmould; quatrefoiled light set beneath elaborate bargeboard. Ridge stack to each end of main range: transverse plinths each with 5 flues set in line. Ridge ventilator bases. Right return: 3-light window flanked by 2-light windows, mullions remain.

Interior: framed roof with arched trusses. Originally the Girls and Infants School.

Listing NGR: SK3833198216

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National Grid Reference: SK 38331 98216

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