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Description: Bellan School with Attached Railings
Date Listed: 15 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 255516
OS Grid Reference: SJ2890529421
OS Grid Coordinates: 328905, 329421
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8576, -3.0573
SJ 2829 SE OSWESTRY C.P. CHURCH STREET (west side)
15/46 No. 40 (Bellan House
- School) with attached
House, now school. Late C18 with later additions and alterations. Red
brick on rendered stone plinth, graded slate roof partly concealed by
eaves parapet, 2 brick ridge stacks to centre and internal end stacks
to left and right. 3 storeys over basement, moulded stone eaves cornice
and painted cill and floor bands, latter with fluted decoration;
3:1:3 windows, outer with slightly projecting pediments and 2-storey
canted bays, glazing bar sashes and plate-glass sashes with gauged
heads except to first- and second-floor centre which have segmental-
pedimented head and moulded stone surround respectively; central
entrance, stone Ionic doorcase with 4 demi-columns and projecting
dentilled pediment supported on 2 similar columns has panelled door
with vertical side lights, approached by flight of 6 steps. Attached
wrought-iron railings on low stone wall have pointed finials and
urn-capped standards, replaced by 019 railings to left of steps.
2-storey service ranges at right-angles to rear. B.O.E. p. 224.
Listing NGR: SJ2889429433
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Source: English Heritage
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