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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.


List entry Number: 1258497



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

County: Devon

District: North Devon

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Chittlehampton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 08-Jan-1988

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 444956

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1/159 Chittlehampton Primary School - GV II School. 1864. Unrendered stone rubble with ashlar dressings. Absestos slate roof with coped gable ends and serrated ridge tiles. Plan: Rectangular plan main block built gable end to the Square, with entrance wing to left and larger gable-ended wing to its rear forming overall F-shaped plan. Single storey. Gable ends of main range have large pointed arched windows with polychromatic surrounds, that to rear partially enclosed by later outshut, that to front with plate tracery consisting of quatrefoil above transomed window of 4 staggered trefoil-headed lights. Apex bell turret with ashlar base and steeply pitched gabled roof supported by timber uprights and pierced at front with pointed arched opening. Spike finial. Bell insitu. Entrance wing to left has double plank doors with steep hipped part slated, part louvred dormer roof. The doors are flanked by windows with trefoil window at left end. Right side of main range has large 4-light mullion windows with shouldered heads and raking dormer roofs flanking two 3-light chamfered mullion windows. The school stands on the site of the former workhouse.

Listing NGR: SS6356925562

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National Grid Reference: SS 63570 25564


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