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Downham Church of England School, Downham

Description: Downham Church of England School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 183340

OS Grid Reference: SD7852244222
OS Grid Coordinates: 378522, 444222
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8937, -2.3283

Location: Main Street, Downham, Lancashire BB7 4BN

Locality: Downham
Local Authority: Ribble Valley Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BB7 4BN

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Listing Text


13/21 Downham Church of England School

School, 1839. Squared limestone with sandstone dressings and slate roof.
One storey . On each side of the porch is a 5-light mullioned window
with inner hollow chamfer, outer chamfer, and hood. The porch has a
similar 2-light window and a moulded open pediment with mutules. Within
the pediment is a plaque inscribed 'AD 1839'. The door, in the left-hand
return wall of the porch, has a chamfered stone surround. Mutules at
eaves. End stacks. Both gables are treated as moulded open pediments
with mutules. Adjoining to the south is a lower wing with similar
details. Its front wall has a chamfered stone door surround, and a
window to the right with plain stone surround which appears to be a
recent insertion. The southern gable has a 2-light mullioned window.

Listing NGR: SD7852244222

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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