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WESLEYAN SCHOOL WITH BOUNDARY WALL

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: WESLEYAN SCHOOL WITH BOUNDARY WALL

List entry Number: 1203081

Location

WESLEYAN SCHOOL WITH BOUNDARY WALL, EASTON SQUARE

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

County: Dorset

District: Weymouth and Portland

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Portland

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 17-May-1993

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 381934

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

PORTLAND

SY6871 EASTON SQUARE, Easton 969-1/4/40 (West side) Wesleyan School with boundary wall

GV II

Church hall, formerly Wesleyan school. Dated 1878 on porch. Coursed and squared slightly rock-faced Portland stone or rubble, slate roofs. A cruciform building, but probably built first as a single hall to which 'transept' and rear wing added (see coped gable to rear of front block). E front has triple lancet with oculus in plate tracery to pointed arch with drip course, flanked at lower level with single lancets, all under coped gable with bellcote; gabled square porch with blocked plank doors to pointed arch under inscription WESLEYAN 1878 SCHOOL. To right and left are plank doors in deep chamfered surrounds. Rubble returns, that to S partly concealed, but includes one pointed light, and to N are 3 pointed lights to flush quoins and heavy cills, and 2 lofty eaves stacks; this side linked to main Church (qv) by 1906 wall with door. South 'transept' coped gable with kneelers over plain wall. Back wing has 3 tall flush lights under coped gable with kneelers, and a central ridge stack. In the re-entrant on N side a boiler house and large square stack, also a small-paned casement. Across front of property a dwarf wall, formerly with railings; at the left end a tall square gate pier to cross-gabled roll-top capping. Included mainly for group value.

Listing NGR: SY6912271840

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National Grid Reference: SY 69122 71840

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