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Description: Desford School
Date Listed: 28 February 1991
English Heritage Building ID: 188522
OS Grid Reference: SK4776903521
OS Grid Coordinates: 447769, 303521
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6274, -1.2957
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DESFORD MAIN STREET
SK 40 SE
6/51 Desford School
School. 1876. Red brick with blue brick and ashlar dressings. Slate roofs
with decorative terracotta ridge tiles and a moulded brick stack. Chamfered
blue brick plinth and blue brick cill band plus bracketed eaves. Single
storey. Street front has off-centre former entrance, with partially blocked,
point arched doorway with C20 casement, to the left a large pointed arched
window of 4 lights, flanked by 3 light cross casements with chamfered ashlar
lintels. To the right a projecting gabled wing with a single large 4-light
pointed arched window, beyond a set back doorway with C20 glazed door. The
north and south fronts each have a single large 4-light pointed arched window.
All the pointed arched windows have red and blue brick voussoirs.
Listing NGR: SK4776903521
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Source: English Heritage
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