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Description: Ilam Church of England School
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
SK 15 SW ILAM C.P. ILAM
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
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Source: English Heritage
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