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Village School, Bournemouth

Description: Village School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 February 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 101777

OS Grid Reference: SZ1197995307
OS Grid Coordinates: 411979, 95307
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7572, -1.8315

Location: Holdenhurst Road, Bournemouth BH8 0EF

Locality: Bournemouth
County: Bournemouth
Country: England
Postcode: BH8 0EF

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Listing Text

Village School
SZ 1195 28/254


Picturesque painted brick, circa 1840, L-shaped, single-storey with hipped slate
roof. Entrance front has 3 2-light windows, with arched centres to lights (quasi-
cusping), set in recessed panels with cornices of alternately projecting bricks.
Similar cornice to main eaves and to hipped porch (flat-headed doorway). Short
west end has 2 windows (without arched lights) in similar panels. East side has 2 tall
windows with quasi-cusped arched lights and 3 transoms riding above eaves as
hipped dormers, also smaller 2-light window.

The Village School and Schoolhouses, Holdenhurst Road (Holdenhurst Village) form
a group.

Listing NGR: SZ1197995307

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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