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Latitude: 50.9308 / 50°55'51"N
Longitude: -3.3984 / 3°23'54"W
OS Eastings: 301826
OS Northings: 115529
OS Grid: ST018155
Mapcode National: GBR LM.PQVS
Mapcode Global: FRA 36RN.5W2
Entry Name: Uplowman Primary School Including Playground Walls to the North East
Listing Date: 17 March 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1106405
English Heritage Legacy ID: 96026
Location: Uplowman, Mid Devon, Devon, EX16
District: Mid Devon
Civil Parish: Uplowman
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Uplowman St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
ST 01 NW
- Uplowman Primary School including
playground walls to the north-east
School. Dated 1874. Local red sandstone rubble with cream-coloured limestone
ashlar detail and quoins; slate roof.
Plan: T-plan building. The main block faces north-east and has a 2-room plan. In the centre In front plan block projects forward. There is a stack in the angle of the wings. In front of the left end there is an entrance porch and lean-to cloak room. It is tall but single storey. Restrained Tudor Gothic style.
Exterior: at the left end of the front the gabled porch contains a segmental
pointed arch and original plank door. Directly above is a limestone date plaque.
The clock room alongside has a small 2-light window with shoulder-headed lights.
Elsewhere are tall mullion-and-transom windows and each gable-end of the main block contains a large pointed arch window containing simple Perpendicular tracery and hoodmoulds with block label stops. The gable ends have shaped kneelers and coping.
Interior: not inspected.
The front playground is enclosed by red sandstone walls. To rear and each side
these are relatively tall and built of stone rubble with rustic crenellation along
the top. The low front wall is ashlar with limestone coping and includes lower
sections are crested with low wrought iron railings. In the centre quadrant walls
recess the gateway and there are plain square section gateposts with pyramid caps.
Listing NGR: ST0182615529
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