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SOUND COUNTY PRIMARY 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: SOUND COUNTY PRIMARY SCHOOL

List entry Number: 1135910

Location

SOUND COUNTY PRIMARY SCHOOL, WHITCHURCH ROAD

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

County:

District: Cheshire East

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Sound

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 20-Feb-1985

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 56911

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SJ 64 NW SOUND C.P. WHITCHURCH ROAD

6/41 Sound County Primary School.

II

Village school and schoolmaster's house, 1876 (school records) with later alterations. Red and blue bricks with blue tile roof. 3-bay single storey, 1-bay 2-storey, linked gabled schoolmaster's house. Projecting plinth with blue-brick weathered top course. School entrance has boarded door with strap hinges and shouldered lintel with small rectangular light above, under a lean-to roof. The flanking porch walls have blue brick offsets. Stepped, 3-light mullion and transome windows, with metal lights and Gothic heads in gabled half dormers with terra-cotta finials. Weathered sill band. Bell-turret, astride ridge, has base clad in small slates, a steep pyramid roof of cedar shingles and weather vane. Diagonally set square mid-slope stack over front entrance. The Headmaster's House has ovolo moulded terra-cotta mullion windows with metal casements, a blue-brick weathered first floor band and a stepped gable feature below the verge. Unperforated crested ridge tiles. Interior: The school is mainly modernised but there are arch braced roof trusses.

Listing NGR: SJ6287548249

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National Grid Reference: SJ 62875 48249

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