BLUECOAT SCHOOL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1340367
Date first listed:
24-Mar-1987
Statutory Address:
BLUECOAT SCHOOL, GEORGE STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
BLUECOAT SCHOOL, GEORGE STREET

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

County:
Gloucestershire
District:
Stroud (District Authority)
Parish:
Bisley-with-Lypiatt
National Grid Reference:
SO 90312 05966

Details

SO 9005 BISLEY-WITH-LYPIATT GEORGE STREET, Bisley Village (off south side)

13/58 Bluecoat School

II

School. 1854 by G.F. Bodley. Coursed and squared limestone; ashlar chimneys; concrete tile roof. Gothic revival style. Single-storey; irregular plan, basically L-shaped with lower additional range to rear. East front: gable end of wing projecting forward to right is unequal as it incorporates catslide- extension to right over pointed arched doorway. Large mullioned and transomed window with trefoil heads and coloured tile pattern in large tympanum above. Two and 3-light windows to south side of wing; two 2-light to main range to left, all with trefoil heads. Tall eaves-mounted chimney set between fenestration has partly corbelled base, part extending down as buttress with battered plinth. Gabled porch projecting forward to left has segmental arched doorway with large trefoil tympanum recess above. Battered plinth to porch sides below simple moulding South end: gable end with large plate-tracered pointed window. Lower wing projects on west side. Interior not inspected. One of Bodley's first executed designs.

Listing NGR: SO9031205966

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
132614
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: 22 Aug 2000
Reference: IOE01/01850/05
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