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St Boniface College at Warminster School

A Grade II Listed Building in Warminster, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2065 / 51°12'23"N

Longitude: -2.1891 / 2°11'20"W

OS Eastings: 386887

OS Northings: 145276

OS Grid: ST868452

Mapcode National: GBR 1V5.CCH

Mapcode Global: VH97H.0XLY

Entry Name: St Boniface College at Warminster School

Listing Date: 31 March 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1036188

English Heritage Legacy ID: 312860

Location: Warminster, Wiltshire, BA12

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Warminster

Built-Up Area: Warminster

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Warminster St Denys

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

WARMINSTER CHURCH STREET
1.
5411
(West Side)
St Boniface College at
Warminster School
ST 8645 SE 5/71

II GV


2.
Centre part oldest, 1796 by David Glascodine of Bristol. 3 storeys over basement.
Ashlar stone on rusticated lower ground floor with plain string at ground
floor level. Moulded cornice and parapet with moulded coping. 3 ranges of
glazing bar sash windows except basement which has 2 small lights. Tripartite
outer windows, outer lights blocked to right and on 2nd floor, to left. Central
1st floor window arched with radiating and wreathed glazing. Extension to
right of same date in coursed and squared rubble; oriel bay window on 1st
floor, tripartite window over. The west front has two 3 storey angular bays
with cornice flanking central window on upper floors and 6 panel central door
with side lights in plain arched surround; ramped railings curled at bottom
to steps.
Right hand wing: Large neo-Jacobean by J.A.Reeve 1897. 2 1/2 and 3 1/2 storeys;
dressed stone; moulded strings, cornice and balustraded parapet, finials to
gabled dormers, single light windows 1st floor, 3 light within Tudor arches
on ground floor, bracket consoles to buttresses flanking gabled break to right.
North and west fronts more opulent still, projecting entrance in angle to
north-west.
Left hand wing: Quite impressive Gothic. 1927 by Sir Charles Nicholson.
'L' plan: south wing has large chapel with cusped tracery lights over library.
Projection to road has wide entrance and stair turret linked to 1796 block.


Listing NGR: ST8688645279

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