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The Original Block at Crosshills School, Bolton-le-Sands

Description: The Original Block at Crosshills School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 November 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 181784

OS Grid Reference: SD4838767724
OS Grid Coordinates: 348387, 467724
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1028, -2.7908

Location: 64 Main Road, Bolton-le-Sands, Lancashire LA5 8DQ

Locality: Bolton-le-Sands
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA5 8DQ

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Listing Text


13/20 The original block at Crosshills School


School, 1849. Snecked, squared sandstone with ashlar dressings and quoins.
Slate roof. Cross-wing at left-hand side of facade with gable towards the
street. Lower gabled porch adjoining to the right. Gable has 6-light
mullioned and transomed chamfered window with hood mould. Above this is
a carved stone tablet with hood mould and 'Fear God' on a deeply undercut
scroll. Under the apex is a one-light chamfered window. The doorway in
the porch has a chamfered surround, 4-centred head and hood mould, with
'1849' on a panel above. Porch has shaped bargeboards. Right-hand return
wall of porch has a one-light chamfered window with hood mould. Left-hand
return wall of cross wing has a mullioned and transomed window with
square-sectioned hood mould and chimney with shaped offsets.

Listing NGR: SD4838767724

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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