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Holy Trinity Infants School, Including Gateway to South and Wall to North, Dorchester

Description: Holy Trinity Infants School, Including Gateway to South and Wall to North

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 May 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 104304

OS Grid Reference: SY6915490785
OS Grid Coordinates: 369154, 90785
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7159, -2.4383

Location: 17 Colliton Street, Dorchester, Dorset DT1 1XG

Locality: Dorchester
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT1 1XG

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Listing Text

(West Side)
Holy Trinity Infants School,
including gateway to south
and wall to north
SY 6990 7/212
1857. Portland or Ridgeway hammer-dressed stone, ashlar dressings. Pitched
tile roofs with coped gables. 2 storey block at south end: 2 3-light windows
with cusped heads and hoodmoulds that join to form stringcourse: 2 similar
2-light windows with coped gables over them. Single storey hall of same height
at north end: 4 2-light and 1 3-light windows with curious unmoulded cusped
tracery heads: 2 gablets in roof. 1 storey porch and adjacent room in angle
of these 2 blocks: door with pointed chamfered arch, and recessed date panel
over: 1 2-light window with cusped heads and coped gable over. Massive buttress
with batter and gablet abutting tall and narrow staged bell-cote with gabled
Gateway to south has modern iron gates in chamfered jambs. Wall to north of
Portland or Ridgeway hammer-dressed stone with moulded coping.
All the listed buildings in Grey School Passage form a group.

Listing NGR: SY6915290786

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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