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Latitude: 53.7073 / 53°42'26"N
Longitude: -1.6401 / 1°38'24"W
OS Eastings: 423856
OS Northings: 423488
OS Grid: SE238234
Mapcode National: GBR JTZK.QS
Mapcode Global: WHC9X.S26R
Entry Name: Purlwell Infant School
Listing Date: 13 January 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1134610
English Heritage Legacy ID: 340947
Location: Kirklees, WF17
Metropolitan District Ward: Batley East
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Purlwell St Andrew
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
SE 22 SW BATLEY MB PURLWELL LANE
4/42 Purlwell Infant School
Former board school now day school. Circa 1870. Probably by Walter
Hanstock. Pitch faced stone with ashlar dressings. Very steeply
pitched slate roof with chamfered gable copings. Single storey.
Gabled cross wing to each end. Central gabled portion breaks forward
and has 3 lancet lights, and adjoining square tower with louvred bell
chamber. Further to right is similar gable with adjoining square
tower with slender pyramidal roof. Two small gables over cross
windows with oculus under relieving arch. Entrance porches to left
and right are also gabled, and have inscriptions: BOYS & INFANTS.
Central porch has inscription GIRLS. Projecting wings to rear of
deeper coursed stone. Some modern additions.
Listing NGR: SE2385623488
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