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Rise Carr County Primary School, Darlington

Description: Rise Carr County Primary School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 September 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 110598

OS Grid Reference: NZ2875216447
OS Grid Coordinates: 428752, 516447
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5425, -1.5571

Location: 8 Spring Hill, Darlington DL3 0NS

Locality: Darlington
County: Darlington
Country: England
Postcode: DL3 0NS

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Listing Text

5195 Rise Carr County
Primary School
NZ 21 NE 13/257


Dated 1901 on plaque. Architect G. G. Hoskins. Two buildings linked by walls.
One tall storey and small attic windows in a series of high, shaped gable ends.
Fairly regular composition. Main block has 4 wide bays, right block 5. Red brick
with terra-cotta dressings. Fairly high pitched slated roofs. Inner bays hold
2 large windows, outer bays have 3 stepped windows, all under flat gauged brick
arches with terra-cotta hoodmoulds. Central narrow octagonal bell turret has stepped
angle buttresses and an open stage with wood Perpendicular tracery and a spire
with vane. At either side lower, set back linked wings in similar style. In right
building 3 bays project tinder gables while intermediate sections have plain roofs.

Listing NGR: NZ2875216447

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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