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St Peter's and St Mary's Junior School, Marlborough

Description: St Peter's and St Mary's Junior School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 October 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 310443

OS Grid Reference: SU1906269113
OS Grid Coordinates: 419062, 169113
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4207, -1.7272

Location: The Parade, Marlborough, Wiltshire SN8 1PH

Locality: Marlborough
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN8 1PH

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Listing Text

(West Side)
St Peter's and St Mary's
Junior School
SU 1968 1/242
1904 (date of foundation stone laid by the Marquess of Ailesbury). Architects
T B Silcock and S S Reay. Red brick. Pitched tile roof. 2 storeys. Moulded
wooden eaves cornice. End gables and (slightly projecting) central bay are crowned
by prominemt modillioned pediments. Centre bay has 1 range of mullioned and
transomed windows with lead glazing bars. 2 flanking bays have 1 oeuil de boeuf each
set in very elegant moulded brick cartouches. Below these are 1 storey entrance
extensions, each with moulded stone cornices and parapets: 1 double door each, with
fielded panelling in ashlar surrounds consisting of moulded architrave 2 Roman
Doric 3/4 columns taking full entablature and pediment with "Boys" and "Girls"
respectively carved in relief and wreathed by oak leafs: 1 mullion and transom window
in each extension, with lead glazing bars. Roof surmounted by octagonal lantern
on square tile-hung base, each side with semi-circular louvred arch with keystone
and moulded voussoirs. 4 Tuscan columns at corners taking entablature with
modillioned cornics, 4 elaborate wooden urns and ogival lead cap.

Listing NGR: SU1906269113

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Source: English Heritage

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