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Primary School, Long Melford

Description: Primary School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 December 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 278175

OS Grid Reference: TL8649646146
OS Grid Coordinates: 586496, 246146
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0822, 0.7204

Location: School Lane, Long Melford, Suffolk CO10 9DU

Locality: Long Melford
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: CO10 9DU

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Listing Text

5377 Long Melford
Primary School
TL 8646 20/424 13.12.73.

A red brick building with blue brick diapering designed by A H Parker
and built in 1860 and enlarged in 1895. It is designed in "Elizabethan"
style to harmonise with Melford Hall, the Elizabethan mansion which stands
opposite. The main block has slightly projecting gabled wings at the
north and south ends. Additional wings extend to the north and south
of the main block, also with gables on the front. The main block is 1
storey with 1 attic dormer window in the centre and the side wings are
2 storeys. The windows are mainly mullioned and transomed casements.
At the south end there is an octagonal brick tower with rectangular openings.
2 clock faces on the middle stage, a brick dentil cornice and a dome.
Roof tiled, with ornamental crest tiles and a tall shafted chimney stack
to the main block.

Listing NGR: TL8649646146

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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