32, CHAPEL STREET

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1209044
Date first listed:
30-Dec-1993
Statutory Address:
32, CHAPEL STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
32, CHAPEL STREET

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

County:
Devon
District:
Teignbridge (District Authority)
Parish:
Buckfastleigh
National Park:
DARTMOOR
National Grid Reference:
SX 73829 66125

Details

BUCKFASTLEIGH

SX7366 CHAPEL STREET 1011-1/6/51 (South side) No.32

GV II

National school, in use as builder's store. 1842. Local grey limestone rubble with some slatestone, first floor of right end and rear elevation slate-hung; brick dressings to front. Rear centre stack with stone and brick shaft. Natural slate roof, half-hipped at ends. Plan: deep rectangular plan with one doorway on front at left and one on the right return. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 3-bay front with regular fenestration. Chamfered 2-centred arched granite doorway to ground-floor right, panelled original timber door with Y-panelling. 2 original ground-floor 3-light high-transomed casement windows with timber ovolo-moulded glazing bars and diamond leaded panes. Flat brick arches over windows with moulded brick hoodmoulds. 3 similar first-floor windows with plain plate glass glazing. The left return has a central recessed doorway and 3 curious large, blind, round-headed arches on the first floor, perhaps indicating a previous industrial use. INTERIOR: not inspected but may retain features of interest including original roof. Historical note: school used from 1842-1875, when the Board School was built. After 1875 used for Sunday school, church meetings and temporary day school accommodation. Included for group value. (Bovett R: Historical Notes on Devon Schools: Devon: 1989-: 51).

Listing NGR: SX7382966125

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
392230
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Bovett, R, Historical Notes on Devon Schools, (1989), 51

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 Nov 2004
Reference: IOE01/07463/25
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