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Hood Manor Rudolf Steiner School, Dartington

Description: Hood Manor Rudolf Steiner School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1993
English Heritage Building ID: 101023

OS Grid Reference: SX7733763350
OS Grid Coordinates: 277337, 63350
Latitude/Longitude: 50.4571, -3.7293

Location: A384, Dartington, Devon TQ9 6AB

Locality: Dartington
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: TQ9 6AB

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Listing Text


1/110 Hood Manor
(Rudolf Steiner School)


House, now used as a school. Circa 1840 remodelling and enlargement of an
earlier house. Rendered stone rubble. Slate roof with coped gable ends
with shaped kneelers and with plastered moulded covered eaves. Gable end
stacks with short rendered shafts.
Plan: Possibly a remodelling of an earlier house. The main front range
has a 3-room plan with an entrance hall between the centre and right hand
rooms with a staircase at the back. There is a short axial corridor behind
the centre room leading to the left end room and the room in the parallel
range at the back. The services are in a wing behind the right hand end.
Exterior: 2 storeys and attic. Asymmetrical 2:1:2 bay front with large C19
tripartite sashes with glazing bars, the ground floor with hoodmoulds.
Tall 2-storey and attic porch to the right of centre with chamfered 4-
centred and doorway, 12-pane first floor sash and small attic casement.
Later C19 gables dormers. Rear elevations has shorter parallel range and
gable-ended wing to left also with coved plaster eaves and sash windows.
Interior: Only partly inspected. Moulded plaster services and C19 joinery
including panelled doors and window shutters. The staircase is later C19.

Listing NGR: SX7729463277

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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