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School and Attached Walls and Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Castleton, Derbyshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3435 / 53°20'36"N

Longitude: -1.775 / 1°46'30"W

OS Eastings: 415075

OS Northings: 382974

OS Grid: SK150829

Mapcode National: GBR JY1S.H5

Mapcode Global: WHCCL.P7Y5

Entry Name: School and Attached Walls and Railings

Listing Date: 24 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087867

English Heritage Legacy ID: 82481

Location: Castleton, High Peak, Derbyshire, S33

County: Derbyshire

District: High Peak

Civil Parish: Castleton

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Castleton St Edmund

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

SK 18 SE PARISH OF CASTLETON BACK STREET
7/20 (East Side)
School and attached walls
and railings
II


School. Dated 1863. Coursed squared rock-faced limestone with gritstone dressings.
Welsh slate roof with moulded stone coped gables with plain kneelers. Stone gable
end stacks. Quoins, chamfered plinth and chamfered eaves band. Single storey.
Symmetrical west elevation of six bays with central projecting feature like an
external stack, surmounted by a tall polygonal bell turret with pyramidal top.
Flanked on each side by two pairs of square section flush mullion windows with
pointed cusped lights. Between each pair of windows is a buttress with two set
offs, all linked by a moulded sill band, The outer bays have identical porches,
gabled, with moulded copings and kneelers. Doorways with chamfered surrounds and
four centred arches with dripmoulding above. Plank doors with decorative iron
hinges. The porches are marked 'Girls' and 'Boys'. Attached to the side and
wrapping round the front is a low wall with chamfered copings, surmounted by iron
railings.


Listing NGR: SK1507582974

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