THE STRIKE SCHOOL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1171245
Date first listed:
26-Jun-1981
Statutory Address:
THE STRIKE SCHOOL, CHURCH GREEN

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Location

Statutory Address:
THE STRIKE SCHOOL, CHURCH GREEN

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

County:
Norfolk
District:
South Norfolk (District Authority)
Parish:
Burston and Shimpling
National Grid Reference:
TM 13669 83153

Details

1. 5321 BURSTON CHURCH GREEN Burston The Strike School TM 18 SW 19/1317

II

2. Built in 1917 by public subscription to enable the teachers of the village school to continue to teach the local children after the teachers had been dismissed in 1914 by the education authorities for supporting the farm workers strike. Small single-storey rendered building with front wall of ashlar almost entirely composed of stones with subscribers' names inscribed. Three bays with central doorway with double doors and large flanking casement windows. Continuous moulded impost, and lintels forming frieze beneath the eaves inscribed "Burston 19 Strike 17 School". Tiled roof with gabled ends. Brick chimney stack over right hand front corner. Included for social historical interest.

Listing NGR: TM1366983153

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
225131
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: 14 Oct 2003
Reference: IOE01/10547/30
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