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Hexham Primary Infants and Junior School, Hexham

Description: Hexham Primary Infants and Junior School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 May 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 239219

OS Grid Reference: NY9333064236
OS Grid Coordinates: 393330, 564236
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9727, -2.1057

Locality: Hexham
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE46 3QZ

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Listing Text

5334 Hexham Primary Infants
and Junior School
NY 9364 1/330


At northern end of the Sele.
1856 and later. Built by public subscription. Gothic in style. Single storey.
Rubble built.
West Pavilion: 2 + 2 + 2 windows, centre recessed with projecting gabled bays
at sides. To east is horizontal annexe, 1 window. Transomed windows. 3 light
4 centred arch headed windows in gables with tracery panel above. High pitched
Central pavilion runs north-south. 2 gables to south with pierced bargeboards
and 4 pointed decorated tracery windows with stilted labels, separated by buttresses
and with curved triangular vents above. To west: 2 + 2 + 2 + 1 + 1 + 2 windows.
3 gables with slight pierced bargeboards and pointed tracery windows. Other
windows of 3 lights. Doorway in north gable. East side similar.
Later range to east in 2 blocks separated at an oblique angle by a polygonal
linking pavilion topped by bell turret.

Listing NGR: NY9333064236

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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