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Acklington Church of England Controlled First School, Acklington

Description: Acklington Church of England Controlled First School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 236672

OS Grid Reference: NU2283101951
OS Grid Coordinates: 422831, 601951
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3111, -1.6418

Location: B6345, Acklington, Northumberland NE65 9BW

Locality: Acklington
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE65 9BW

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Listing Text

NU 20 SW
(North side)
7/2 Acklington Church
of England
controlled First

School, dated 1852. Snecked stone with tooled quoins and dressings; Welsh
slate roof with 2 stacks rebuilt in brick. T-plan. Tudor style. One storey,
1 + 1 bays. Left bay shows large window holding 4-pane casements, and similar
blocked window on right partly hidden by cross-wing outshut; stepped ridge
stack with chamfered cap. Projecting right bay is end of cross-wing, showing
4-light mullioned window holding 12-pane sashes with paired 6-pane casements
above, and slit below rebuilt stack on gable; end of outshut to left shows
renewed door in chamfered surround under shield-shaped datestone with Percy
crescent. 3-bay right return; gabled centre bay shows blocked pointed doorway
and 2-light window in gable, beneath gabled bellcote with pointed arch. Rear
of wing shows similar fenestration to street front.

Listing NGR: NU2283101951

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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