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Description: Lovington School with Adjoining Schoolhouse
Date Listed: 6 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 263371
OS Grid Reference: ST5932231506
OS Grid Coordinates: 359322, 131506
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0814, -2.5821
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Lovington School with adjoining
School and school house. Early C19. Local grey lias stone cut and squared, Doulting stone dressings; Welsh slate roof
between stepped coped gables, brick chimney stacks. T-plan , with house forming stalk. Roadside elevation of 2 storeys.
4 bays, of which bay 1 is gable end of school. Mullioned widows of 2-lights with rather wide horizontal bar casements,
those to house having small ovolo moulds; ground floor and gable windows have labels; to lower bay 1 a small projecting
porch with stepped coped gable and finial, and moulded 4-centred archway to boarded doors; inscribed on lintol "l-
Lovington - 16/National School" (probably street numbers rather than a date): to lower bay 3 a boarded door with glazed
light, under timber and slated pitched roof porch hood on shaped brackets. On north elevation of schoolroom three
2-light chamfer mullioned and transomed windows with diamond glazed cast-iron casements to upper lights, plain glazed
below. Interior not seen: still serving as school (March 1985).
Listing NGR: ST5932231506
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Source: English Heritage
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