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Chaucer County Junior School, Fleetwood

Description: Chaucer County Junior School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 March 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 184757

OS Grid Reference: SD3316947887
OS Grid Coordinates: 333169, 447887
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9228, -3.0191

Locality: Fleetwood
Local Authority: Wyre Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: FY7 6QW

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Listing Text

(West Side)
Chaucer County Junior School
SD 3347 3/29


Early C20. Red brick. Hipped tile roof. 2 storeys. Modillioned eaves cornice.
14 window ranges, 4 at each end breaking forward slightly. Sashes with glazing
bars in moulded terracotta surrounds, those on ground floor with idiosyncratically
elongated triple keystones linking them with aprons of 1st floor windows. On 1st
floor the 6th window from each end is round-arched, and carried up above eaves
into a segment-headed gable, broken in centre to allow a finial placed on the
keystone to break through the modillion cornice.
At the north end it breaks back for 2 bays, which have 2 square windows per bay
in place of the ground floor windows.
Other elevations are simplified versions of the principal front.

Listing NGR: SD3316947887

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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