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Arkholme Church of England Primary School and House Adjoining to South-East, Arkholme-with-Cawood

Description: Arkholme Church of England Primary School and House Adjoining to South-East

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 182310

OS Grid Reference: SD5834672110
OS Grid Coordinates: 358346, 472110
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1431, -2.6391

Location: The Herb Gardens, Gressingham, Lancashire LA6 1AU

Locality: Arkholme-with-Cawood
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA6 1AU

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Listing Text

SD 57 SE
4/16 Arkholme Church of England Primary
School and house adjoining to


School and schoolmaster's house, 1867. Snecked sandstone rubble with slate
roof. One storey with attic. At the right is aprojecting gabled wing with
a porch to its left under catslide roof of lightly shallower pitch .The
wing has triple stepped chamferad+lancet windows with glazing bars. The
porch has a chamfered doorway with pointed arch. At the left of the
facade, under a gable, are triple lancet windows-similar to those to the
wing. To the right is a window of 2 similar lights. Above is a timber
attic dormer, with a 2nd dormer further right above the porch. Between the
dormers is a chimney projecting forwards from the wall, tapering to an
octagonal cap. At eaves level is a plaque inscribed:'Erected to the
memory of the Rev. Robert Cort...MDCCCLXVII.' Projecting forwards at the
right of the building is the house, of 2 storeys and one bay under a
gable. The windows have chamfered mullions, of 3 lights on the ground
floor and 2 lights above. The doorway is in the left-hand return wall,
under an open timber porch. Chimney on ridge in line with doorway.

Listing NGR: SD5834672110

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Source: English Heritage

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