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Corsham Further Education Centre, Corsham

Description: Corsham Further Education Centre

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 315268

OS Grid Reference: ST8723070193
OS Grid Coordinates: 387230, 170193
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4306, -2.1851

Location: South Place, Corsham, Wiltshire SN13 9HS

Locality: Corsham
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN13 9HS

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Listing Text

ST 8770
(south side)
Corsham Further Education Centre

Former school, 1816 and mid C19, coursed rubble stone with hipped
low slate roofs. Rear range is original 1816 building, single
storey with flush quoins, ashlar plinth and eaves band. Windows
are mullioned with cusped heads and hoodmoulds. Two 3-lights to
north front, left, two 3-lights to east end, door and three 3-
lights to rear, and 2-light and 3-light to west end. North front
right has projecting mid C19 addition with hipped roof. Projecting
gabled porch with moulded door surround, Tudor-arched overlight and
hoodmould, single light with hoodmould to left, two 3-light
mullion-and-transom windows with hoodmoulds to right. Between
windows reset plaque 'This School Room for the instruction of poor
children was erected by P.C. Methuen Esqr AD 1816'. West end of
addition has 2-light mullion-and-transom window, east end has
single light and 3-light windows with hoodmoulds.

Listing NGR: ST8723070193

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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