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School and School House, Stour Provost

Description: School and School House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 August 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 102779

OS Grid Reference: ST8078921632
OS Grid Coordinates: 380789, 121632
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9938, -2.2751

Location: Stour Lane, Stour Provost, Dorset SP8 5LX

Locality: Stour Provost
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: SP8 5LX

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Listing Text


3/149 School and School House
16.8.60 (formerly listed as School
- at Woodville)
School dated 1850 and attached schoolhouse dated 1904. Coursed
squared rubble. Gabled, tiled roof with bands of scallopped tiles.
School range symmetrical. Single storey main range with 2 storey
cross wings. School has 5 window ranges. Central 4-centred
chamfered doorway in square surround with returned label. Original
door with vertical ribs. Flanking are 3-light stone mullioned windows,
each light having a 4-centred head. The crosswings have 2-light stone
mullioned windows above and below, all except the upper-floor left
having C20 casements with horizontal glazing bars. The upper-floor
left has the original diamond pattern leaded-lights. Cross wings
have moulded string course. The school house has 2-light stone
mullioned windows and a plank door.
RCHM, Dorset, vol IV, p 83.

Listing NGR: ST8078921632

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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