CHEW STOKE SCHOOL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1320749
Date first listed:
04-Dec-1986
Statutory Address:
CHEW STOKE SCHOOL, SCHOOL LANE

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHEW STOKE SCHOOL, SCHOOL LANE

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

District:
Bath and North East Somerset (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Chew Stoke
National Grid Reference:
ST 55623 61670

Details

ST 56 SE CHEW STOKE C.P SCHOOL LANE (north side)

3/74 Chew Stoke School

II

School. 1858 by Samuel Burleigh Gabriel on site of former charity school, founded 1718; further classroom built 1926, altered and extended 1970. Coursed squared limestone rubble with stone dressings, plain tiled roofs with raised coped verges. Asymmetrical composition with main school room to south east front. 4-bay irregular front has from left, porch with blocked pointed segmental-headed door, gable to left and 2 C20 windows to front; large gable with finial and datestone, 10-light mullion and transom window with chamfered surround and buttress below; 2nd gabled porch with similar blocked door; gable end of block to right (possibly formerly teacher's accommodation) with 3-light stone bay window at ground floor with relieving arch, 2-light casement with relieving arch at first floor. Right return has at ground floor 2-light, 3-light and single light similar chamfered window with relieving arch, 2nd bay from left has door in later gabled porch, 2 gabled attic windows of 2 lights each; rear has lean-to with C20 door, 2-light window in gable end. Left return has gable end of hall to right with 10-light mullion and transom window, relieving arch and bellcote, buttress to right; rear wing to left has 8-light mullion and transom window and gable above, shouldered door architrave with C20 door, side of hall gable end has door with strap hinges and shouldered architrave; end block to left has 8-light mullion and transom window and gable, C20 single storey flat-roofed addition at end of rear wing. Inner rear side of rear wing has similar 8-light mullion and transom window. Interior: main hall has 6-bay roof, pine boarded with moulded ribs, dedication plaque.

Listing NGR: ST5562361670

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
32970
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 2006
Reference: IOE01/15217/25
Rights: Copyright IoE Dr Neil Bentham. Source Historic England Archive
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