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Young's Endowed School, Trent

Description: Young's Endowed School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 105740

OS Grid Reference: ST5915218564
OS Grid Coordinates: 359152, 118564
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9650, -2.5830

Location: 5 Fishers Close, Trent, Dorset DT9 4SW

Locality: Trent
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT9 4SW

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Listing Text

ST 5818-5918
(south side)
- Young's Endowed School

School-house, in current use as primary school. Dated 1861. Ashlar stone
walls. Clay-tile roofs with scaling and cresting. Stone gable-copings and
gabled stone bellcote at right hand end. Steep central gable to front wall
above a slightly projecting central bay. One storey. 3 windows. 4-light
straight-chamfered stone mullions, with elliptical-headed lights, centre light
transomed. Separate returned labels over. Low single storey entrances to
school at the gable ends, carved with respectively BOYS and GIRLS on the
parapets. Doorways have chamfered jambs and elliptical heads. Labels over
with head stops. Plank doors with strap hinges. Built to house the merger
of the National School and Young's Endowed School. (A Sandison, Trent in
Dorset, pp 100-102.)

Listing NGR: ST5915218564

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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