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Creswell Church of England Infants School

A Grade II Listed Building in Elmton, Derbyshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.2638 / 53°15'49"N

Longitude: -1.2116 / 1°12'41"W

OS Eastings: 452688

OS Northings: 374380

OS Grid: SK526743

Mapcode National: GBR MZZP.HQ

Mapcode Global: WHDFD.C797

Entry Name: Creswell Church of England Infants School

Listing Date: 5 April 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1045900

English Heritage Legacy ID: 79293

Location: Elmton, Bolsover, Derbyshire, S80

County: Derbyshire

District: Bolsover

Civil Parish: Elmton with Creswell

Built-Up Area: Creswell

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Elmton St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

SK 57 SW PARISH OF ELMTON WITH CRESWELL ELMTON ROAD,CRESWELL
5/123 (South Side)
5.4.78 Creswell Church of
England Infants School
GV II


School, now disused. Founded in 1874 by the Portland Estate. 1881 and 1886 by
William Fils and George Stevenson. c1900 by Brewill & Bally. Jacobean style. Red
brick with sandstone dressings and quoins. Welsh slate roof. Various brick stacks.
Stone coped gables with plain kneelers and spearhead and ball finials. Single storey.
North elevation of six irregular bays. Projecting gabled bay to the left has a 5-
light chamfered mullion window set high up and with a hoodmould. Louvred bell-cote.
Entrance set back to the right has a round-arched doorway with key and impost
blocks. Small single-light window on the left. To the right are two 4-light
mullioned and transomed windows either side of a canted bay window which breaks
through the eaves, rising to a parapet and gable. The window is of 1-4-1 lights,
with two transoms. Projecting gabled bay to the right has two 3-light chamfered
mullion windows with two transoms. To the right again a 3-light mullioned and
transomed window rising into a gabled dormer with ball finials on the kneelers.
Source: Academy Architecture 1901 Vol.2 p.40.


Listing NGR: SK5268874380

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