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High Cross Puller Memorial C of E Primary School (100 Metres to North of Church), Thundridge

Description: High Cross Puller Memorial C of E Primary School (100 Metres to North of Church)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 November 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 161060

OS Grid Reference: TL3640818765
OS Grid Coordinates: 536408, 218765
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8508, -0.0209

Location: Cambridge Cottages, Thundridge, Hertfordshire SG11 1BP

Locality: Thundridge
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG11 1BP

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Listing Text

High Cross
(east side)

9/3 High Cross Puller
Memorial C of E
Primary School
(loom to N of church)


School. '1866' in relief on stone tablet on N wing gable. Built
for Puller family of Youngsbury in memory of C W Giles-Puller MP
- Red brick with polychrome banding and arches. Steep red tile
roofs banded with scalloped tiles. Large faceted stone gable
kneelers. Tall single storey T-shaped small Gothic school facing
W. Higher main range has toothed eaves and verge courses, 4 high
3-light sash windows with buttresses between and large central
projecting chimney stack with a large square limestone tablet
with a hatchment-shaped panel and carved foliage in the corners.
In relief lettering IN MEMORIAM W M GILES PULLER and a crest.
Steeply roofed pyramid timber bellcote on ridge near S end.
Large 4-light traceried pointed window in W gable of lower
crosswing on N. Gablet of main roof has trefoil cusped vent.
Low pitched-roof buttressed porch or narthex across S end with
high gable window over with paired voussoirs alternately grey
chamfered bricks and square-cornered black bricks. Pointed
doorway and windows to porch. Wrought iron gable finials. C20
extension to rear not of special interest.

Listing NGR: TL3640818765

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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