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Latitude: 51.0053 / 51°0'18"N
Longitude: -2.1995 / 2°11'58"W
OS Eastings: 386097
OS Northings: 122893
OS Grid: ST860228
Mapcode National: GBR 1XH.W5W
Mapcode Global: FRA 668G.BWZ
Entry Name: Former Infant School school House
Listing Date: 15 October 1973
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1108780
English Heritage Legacy ID: 101942
Location: Shaftesbury, North Dorset, Dorset, SP7
District: North Dorset
Civil Parish: Shaftesbury
Built-Up Area: Shaftesbury
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Shaftesbury St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
1655 ABBEY WALK
(North East Side)
Former Infant School.
ST 8622 2/117
Early to mid C19, possibly incorporating medieval remains. Former school
and adjoining schoolmaster's house. School has 3 bays of 1 storey, and
1 bay extending through 1 storey and attic at South-east end; School House
of 2 storeys. Greenish stone. Slate roofs; flanking octagonal stacks
with capping to schoolmaster's house. School has large central gabled
stone porch with 4-centre arched entrance. To either side, a mullioned
window of 2 lights in 2 tiers; windows have been modernized. To right
hand again, a further bay with attic storey; one 3-light window with stone
mullions. Perpendicular window in North-west end; bell-cote over. School
House has 2-light windows. In left hand bay, gabled porch with C14 style
window and with entrance in south side.
Listing NGR: ST8609522894
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