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Semley School and Schoolhouse, Sedgehill and Semley

Description: Semley School and Schoolhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 320979

OS Grid Reference: ST8919226853
OS Grid Coordinates: 389192, 126853
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0409, -2.1555

Location: Semley, Wiltshire SP7 9AU

Locality: Sedgehill and Semley
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP7 9AU

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Listing Text

ST 82 NE (south side)

3/189 Semley School and Schoolhouse


Primary school and schoolhouse. 1866, probably by T.H. Wyatt.
Dressed limestone, tiled roofs with coped verges, stone and brick
stacks. Single storey schoolrooms either side of central
schoolhouse; gable-end to road. Schoolhouse has 4-panelled door
and 3-light plain chamfered mullioned casement to ground floor,
attic with two 2-light chamfered mullioned casements, all with
hoodmoulds, gable with datestone and trefoil over, apex with
bellcote. Right return of house has lateral stack with offsets,
attached single-storey boiler room links house with schoolroom to
right. Schoolroom to right has two 3-light recessed chamfered
mullioned casements; no hoodmoulds, right return has truncated
external stack and two 2-light mullioned casements. Schoolroom to
left linked to house by flat-roofed porch with double doors, two 4-
light double cyma-moulded mullioned casements, left return has
flat-roofed extension. Rear has flat-roofed C20 extensions, not
visible from front. Interior has inserted flat ceilings, glazed.
C20 partions.
Good, little altered example of village church school; good
grouping of units with each other and with adjacent Church of St
John the Baptist (q.v).

Listing NGR: ST8919226853

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Source: English Heritage

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