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Old S Range of Ickleford Jmi School, Ickleford

Description: Old S Range of Ickleford Jmi School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 163067

OS Grid Reference: TL1831531797
OS Grid Coordinates: 518315, 231797
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9721, -0.2790

Location: Arlesey Road, Ickleford, Hertfordshire SG5 3YG

Locality: Ickleford
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG5 3YG

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Listing Text

TL 1831 (North side)

10/57 Old S range of
- Ickleford JMI School


Former Church of England school house and attached teaching block, 1848
for Frederick Dudley Ryder (1806-82) Lord of the Manor. Uncoursed flint
facing with red brick dressings and steep pitched red tile roof banded
in fishtail tiles. A tall Tudor Gothic range facing S onto a large
grassed forecourt. Comprises a 2-storeys school house at W end with
gabled front projection and rear wall chimney with 3 tall octagonal
brick shafts, and a teaching block extending to E at same height ending
in a projecting E crosswing. Large internal chimney with 3 tall
octagonal shafts at junction with crosswing and tall slender circular
bell-turret and fleche over main school range. This has 3 3-lights
high-set windows with labels, gabled porch to school, and wide Tudor
arched 3-light window to S gable of crosswing. Lattice casement windows.
(Pevsner (1977)214).

Listing NGR: TL1831531797

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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