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Latitude: 52.6275 / 52°37'39"N
Longitude: -1.2959 / 1°17'45"W
OS Eastings: 447758
OS Northings: 303540
OS Grid: SK477035
Mapcode National: GBR 7L3.95T
Mapcode Global: WHDJG.2760
Entry Name: Desford School
Listing Date: 28 February 1991
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1116099
English Heritage Legacy ID: 188522
Location: Desford, Hinckley and Bosworth, Leicestershire, LE9
District: Hinckley and Bosworth
Civil Parish: Desford
Built-Up Area: Desford
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
Church of England Parish: Desford St Martin
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
DESFORD MAIN STREET
SK 40 SE
6/51 Desford School
School. 1876. Red brick with blue brick and ashlar dressings. Slate roofs
with decorative terracotta ridge tiles and a moulded brick stack. Chamfered
blue brick plinth and blue brick cill band plus bracketed eaves. Single
storey. Street front has off-centre former entrance, with partially blocked,
point arched doorway with C20 casement, to the left a large pointed arched
window of 4 lights, flanked by 3 light cross casements with chamfered ashlar
lintels. To the right a projecting gabled wing with a single large 4-light
pointed arched window, beyond a set back doorway with C20 glazed door. The
north and south fronts each have a single large 4-light pointed arched window.
All the pointed arched windows have red and blue brick voussoirs.
Listing NGR: SK4775803540
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