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Former Sapcote Church School, Sapcote

Description: Former Sapcote Church School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 March 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 189023

OS Grid Reference: SP4891693383
OS Grid Coordinates: 448916, 293383
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5361, -1.2802

Location: B4669, Sapcote, Leicestershire LE9 4JE

Locality: Sapcote
Local Authority: Blaby District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE9 4JE

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Listing Text

SP 49 SE (south side)

3/33 Former Sapcote
Church School

Former church school, now a photographic studio and house. 1819,
with later C19 and C20 additions and alterations. Built at the
charge of John Frewen Turner. Brick with ashlar dressings and
plain tile roofs. Plinth, rusticated quoins, moulded eaves,
single ridge, single corner and 2 lateral brick stacks. Single
storey, 3 bays. L-plan. North side has, to right, a moulded
roundel inscribed 'This school was erected and endowed by John
Frewen Turner, esq AD 1819;'. Below it, a tablet inscribed
'Sapcote Church School'. On either side, a round headed
keystoned window with a rusticated surround, with C19 triple
lancet glazing bars. Beyond, to left, a similar but smaller
window with double lancet glazing bars. Each gable has a central
3 light wood mullioned casement flanked by single transomed
casements, all with segmental heads. Double gabled rear wing has
to north, recessed porch to left with inset C20 glazed door and
lintel inscribed 'Girls and Infants'. South side has a C20 flat
roofed addition.

Listing NGR: SP4891693383

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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