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School, Great Bedwyn

Description: School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 310816

OS Grid Reference: SU2775764439
OS Grid Coordinates: 427757, 164439
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3783, -1.6026

Location: Church Street, Great Bedwyn, Wiltshire SN8 3PE

Locality: Great Bedwyn
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN8 3PE

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Listing Text

SU 26 SE
(north-west side)
11/92 School

Schoolrooms, 1835, patron the Marquess of Ailesbury. Ashlar
limestone with tiled roof. Single-storey, 2 classrooms end to end
with central porch with inner doors to each room. Later infants
block attached to rear. Steeply gabled projecting porch with
studded timber door under Tudor arch. Fanlights in spandrils.
Ailesbury Arms in crowned garter and scroll in relief over. Two 2-
light windows with chamfered surrounds and label mould either side,
and similar but taller windows in gables. Internally on rear wall,
painted map 1841 of the 2 world hemispheres, British possessions
outlined in red; poor condition and covered over at the time of
survey (February 1985).

Listing NGR: SU2775764439

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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