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County Primary School, Wrentham

Description: County Primary School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 November 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 281945

OS Grid Reference: TM4957682427
OS Grid Coordinates: 649576, 282427
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3830, 1.6659

Location: 36 London Road, Wrentham, Suffolk NR34 7HJ

Locality: Wrentham
Local Authority: Waveney District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR34 7HJ

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Listing Text


6/80 County Primary School
- ( formerly listed as
27/11/54 National Schools)


Primary school with attached schoolmaster's house. Dated 1834 over doorway;
later rear additions. Flint pebbles with yellow brick rusticated quoins and
window surrounds. Roof of glazed black pantiles. Single storey school with
2-storey house to left. 6 windows to school, 2-light C20 casements.
Asymmetrical doorway set slightly forward: boarded and battened door with
rectangular panel over; above this is a stone inscribed 'The Wrentham National
Schools Established AD. MDCCCXXXIV'; over the entrance is a semi-circular
arched bell gable surmounted by a dog, the crest of the Gooch family. 3
gabled dormers with decorative bargeboards. Internal stack of cruciform plan
and gable end stack to right. The house is in matching style and contemporary
with the school.

Listing NGR: TM4957682427

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Source: English Heritage

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