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Castle Combe Primary School and Gates Attached to South East Corner, Castle Combe

Description: Castle Combe Primary School and Gates Attached to South East Corner

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 317243

OS Grid Reference: ST8441177511
OS Grid Coordinates: 384411, 177511
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4963, -2.2259

Location: School Lane, Castle Combe, Wiltshire SN14 7HJ

Locality: Castle Combe
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN14 7HJ

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Listing Text

ST 8477
Castle Combe Primary School and
gates attached to south east


School, dated 1826, rubble stone with stone tiled roof and paired
north end diagonal stacks. One-and-a-half storeys, C16 style. 3-
window range. Mullion and transom windows. 3 large front gables,
2 with 3-light windowstb upper schoolroom, one with 2-light
window. Ground floor, two 4-light windows to lower schoolroom,
timber porch on stone base with stone tiled roof and 3-light window
to right. Relieving arches over windows. South end wall has 3-
light upper window and 4-light below. To rear is small 2-storey
wing with end wall stacks, previously schoolteacher's house. An
early example of correctly used east corner a village school of
unusual size. Attached to south east corner are ashlar gatepiers
with caps, pyramid tops, ball to Manor House Estate. for wicket
gate to left. A later C19 entry to Manor House Estate.

Listing NGR: ST8441177511

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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