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Ilam Church of England School, Ilam

Description: Ilam Church of England School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 274460

OS Grid Reference: SK1341850970
OS Grid Coordinates: 413418, 350970
Latitude/Longitude: 53.0558, -1.8012

Location: Ilam Moor Lane, Ilam, Staffordshire DE6 2AZ

Locality: Ilam
Local Authority: Staffordshire Moorlands District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: DE6 2AZ

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Listing Text


8/102 Ilam C. of E. School


School. 1854. By George Gilbert Scott. Coursed and squared
rubble with ashlar quoins and dressings; fishscale tile roof with
plain tile bands. Gothic style. 1 storey; 1 :1:1: bays; central
gabled porch with bracketed, shaped and painted barge boards and
wooden lattice work to gable; double window to left and right of
centre with early C14 style tracery; pair of segmental pointed doorways
to centre approached by flight of steps; square panel above containing
a blank shield surrounded by cusping; porch surmounted by a
belfry with wooden open-work superstructure, spire and weather vane;
gabled dormer casement to left of centre with shaped and painted barge
boards. Left hand gable end has a 4-light window with early C14 style
tracery; bracketed shaped and painted barge boards; bracketed trellis
work to upper part of gable. An essential element of the picturesque
estate village rebuilt by Scott in the 1850's.

Listing NGR: SK1341650979

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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