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Abbey Infant School and Teacher's House, Worksop

Description: Abbey Infant School and Teacher's House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 April 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 241254

OS Grid Reference: SK5907078806
OS Grid Coordinates: 459070, 378806
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3029, -1.1151

Location: 22 Cheapside, Clumber and Hardwick, Nottinghamshire S80 2HX

Locality: Worksop
Local Authority: Bassetlaw District Council
County: Nottinghamshire
Country: England
Postcode: S80 2HX

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Listing Text

(North side)

3/47 Abbey Infant
School and
teacher's house


School and house. 1859, with later C19 projecting east wing to
right, in Jacobean Revival style. Brick with steep pitched slate
roofs and ashlar dressings; gabled roof ventilators and moulded
coped gables with crosses; 2 rear wall stacks. Single storey,
L-plan. All windows are mullioned and transomed casements in
chamfered reveals. Main west wing has off-centre projecting bay
with 4 light window and datestone inscribed 'Rectory Infant
School A D 1859'. Above, ogee curved shaped gable with finial
and central ventilator. Flanked by single 3 light windows.
Beyond, to left, single window with C20 door inserted. Beyond,
to right, doorway with chamfered lintel, and beyond again, gable
of east wing, containing stepped-head 18 light window flanked by
single windows, and above, central ventilator. West front has,
to left, a 3 light window and to its right, 8 light stepped head
window. To right again, east wing has central external stack
flanked by single windows and to right, C20 door. House, 2
storeys, 2 bays. L-plan, has 2 gable and single rear and side
wall stacks. Main south front has, to right, projecting gabled
wing. 2 three light windows and above, 2 two light windows.
Above again, to right, a trefoil opening. In return angle, a
Tudor arched door and above, a single window.

Listing NGR: SK5907078806

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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