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Ann Cam's School, Dymock

Description: Ann Cam's School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 125943

OS Grid Reference: SO6984231371
OS Grid Coordinates: 369842, 231371
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9800, -2.4405

Location: B4215, Dymock, Gloucestershire GL18 2AJ

Locality: Dymock
Local Authority: Forest of Dean District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL18 2AJ

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Listing Text

SO 63 SE (south side)

4/125 Ann Cam's School


School and former school house, now part of school. 1825
(datestone), enlarged 1883 by Mr. Waller. Ashlar plinth to 1825
part, brick to later; Flemish-bond brickwork, slate roof. Two-
storey centre, parallel single-storey wings, 2 bays deep: single-
storey extension across centre front. Front symmetrical:
slightly projecting gabled centre, double, half-glazed doors up 3
steps under cambered brick arch: either side lower wings, 3-light
casement, lean-to roof with hipped ends. Boarded door up 3 steps
in each return. Set back earlier gables each side, 3-light,
pointed-head window with intersecting timber tracery, plain stone
surround. Brick chimney on entrance and left and right returns.
First floor, in centre, on line of set-back gables, two 2-light
casements, otherwise as gable windows below; datestone between.
Pedimented gable above, stone plaque 'ANN CAM'S SCHOOL'. Brick
chimney on left return. Intersecting tracery to fanlight over
original front door. Forms group with the Old George, Great
Wadley and the Old Cottage (q.v.).
(The Rev. J. E. Gethyn-Jones, Dymock down the Ages, 1966; D.
Verey, Gloucestershire, the Vale and the Forest of Dean, 1970.)

Listing NGR: SO6984231371

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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