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Church of England School and School House of St Peter and St Paul Including Forecourt Wall, Foxearth

Description: Church of England School and School House of St Peter and St Paul Including Forecourt Wall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 114045

OS Grid Reference: TL8351944660
OS Grid Coordinates: 583519, 244660
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0699, 0.6762

Location: B1064, Foxearth, Essex CO10 7JH

Locality: Foxearth
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO10 7JH

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Listing Text

4/112 C of E School
and School fiouse
of St. Peter and
St. Paul including
forecourt wall


School and School house. C19. lint clad with stone dressings. Asymmetrical
building. Red tiled roof of 2 ranges. Two forward gabled, 2 storey crosswings
to right range. Pierced ridge tiles. Stone parapet verges to left single storey
range. Gabled porch to left with 2 centred, 2 order, chamfered arch opening.
Shafts with foliate and animal capitals. 2 centred arched head to vertically
boarded door. Cross to gable apex. Stone dressed buttress to left return. Two
stone 5 light windows with Gothic heads to right of porch. Buttress to right of
these windows. Central crosswing. Left return has steps leading to a 2 centred
arch doorway with vertically boarded door which has ornate iron hinges.
Segmental pointed arch above transom windows to ground floor. Stone 2 light
window with cusping and quatrefoil over to first floor. Panelled, pointed head
door between the crosswings. Right crosswing with gargoyle to corbels. 3 stone
ogee lights with cusping to ground floor. 2 matching lights to first floor with
roundel over. Moulded rainwater heads. 2 flint and stone dressed chimney
stacks, the front with gargoyles and mouldings, the rear is very worn. Flint and
stone chimney stack to left range. There is a flint wall with moulded stone
capping to the front of the building.

Listing NGR: TL8351944660

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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