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Church of England School, Corsley

Description: Church of England School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 313716

OS Grid Reference: ST8279146728
OS Grid Coordinates: 382791, 146728
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2195, -2.2478

Location: Deep Lane, Corsley, Wiltshire BA12 7QF

Locality: Corsley
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA12 7QF

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Listing Text

ST 84 NW
(west side)
7/78 Church of England School
Primary school. 1847. Coursed rubble stone, Welsh slate roof with
coped verges with staddlestones, ashlar stack to right. T-plan,
with school teacher's house attached to right. Single-storey
school, 2-storey house. Gabled stone porch with diagonal
buttresses and planked door with ornamental hinges in pointed
chamfered doorway with inscription and foliated terminals to
hoodmould, 2-light hollow-mullioned windows to left flank square
bay with gable over. School house in cross wing to right has 2-
light mullioned casement to ground and first floors. Right return
has two 2-light mullioned casements. Later C19 wing to rear has
brick bands and 3-light mullioned windows, lean-to porch with
planked door to left, rear of main range has C20 flat roofed
Interior retains ribbed or 4-panelled doors, C20 ceilings inserted
in formerly open-roofed schoolrooms, but stone mask corbels to roof
trusses visible below. The gift of the Marquess of Bath.
(VCH, Wiltshire, Vol 8, 1965)

Listing NGR: ST8279146728

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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