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County Junior School, Trowbridge

Description: County Junior School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 November 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 314094

OS Grid Reference: ST8521057616
OS Grid Coordinates: 385210, 157616
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3175, -2.2136

Location: Newtown, Trowbridge, Wiltshire BA14 0BB

Locality: Trowbridge
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA14 0BB

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Listing Text

(North East Side)
County Junior School
ST 8557 6/326

1900 by Silcox and Ray of Bath. Queen Anne Revival. Red brick with stone dressings.
The street front has a recessed central gable with lower flanking projecting pavilions
having semicircular stone porch hoods on Ionic columns and semi-circular fanlights
(with glazing bars). The pavilions have flanking windows with glazing bar sashes
and moulded architraves; balustrade over cornice. Main gable has modillion verge
cornice and cornice to ground floor through which the round head of the main Venetian
window breaks (this part with Gibbs surround). The Venetian window has Doric
columns. Below is a large cartouche inscribed: "This stone was laid by Sir Roger
Brown April 28th 1900". Pretty pepperpot belfry in centre of tiled roof.

Listing NGR: ST8521057616

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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