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Description: Schools Gateway
Date Listed: 17 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 280444
OS Grid Reference: TM0830777133
OS Grid Coordinates: 608307, 277133
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3527, 1.0573
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TM 07 NE WORTHAM LONG GREEN (SOUTH SIDE)
1/153 Schools Gateway
Facade to former village Reading Room. 1870. Red brick with ashlar dressings.
In a classical style. Three arched and pedimented bays. Taller central arch,
archivolt with keystone and impost capitals, similar but smaller flanking
arches over which are panels inscribed "FAITH' and 'HOPE". 4 Roman Doric
columns on high bases, entablature carries pediments, that to the centre
larger with a damaged panel formerly inscribed 'CHARITY'. At ends consoles to
coping. To rear chamfered relieving arches over outer arches, key blocked
ashlar to centre, two 2 stage buttresses (Pevsner 1974).
Listing NGR: TM0830777133
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Source: English Heritage
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