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Amberley School, Minchinhampton

Description: Amberley School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 132957

OS Grid Reference: SO8504501284
OS Grid Coordinates: 385045, 201284
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7101, -2.2178

Location: Culvar Hill, Minchinhampton, Gloucestershire GL5 5JG

Locality: Minchinhampton
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL5 5JG

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Listing Text


15/164 Amberley School


School. Dated 1887. Coursed and squared limestone; ashlar
chimneys; stone slate roof. Single-storey with end cross wings.
Front: central range has 2 mullioned and transomed casements
either side of tall eaves-mounted chimney, inscription plaque
centrally below. Projecting gabled wings have single mullioned and
transomed casements, plain barge boards, left gable also having
clock face. Projecting opposed gabled porches, each with
shouldered arched doorway, face each other across school yard.
Ridge-mounted belcote to north cross wing. Full gable end to south
has mullioned and transomed casement with 2 lower flanking
casements, stepped hoodmould over. Rear: gabled ends to wings and
smaller gable above off-centre window. Attached C20 flat-roofed
addition is not of special interest. Interior not inspected.
Built to commemorate Queen Victoria's Golden Jubilee, unaltered
(N.M. Herbert, 'Minchinhampton' in V.C.H. Glos. xi, 1976, pp 184-

Listing NGR: SO8504501284

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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