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Former National School

A Grade II Listed Building in Wendron, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.1311 / 50°7'51"N

Longitude: -5.2512 / 5°15'4"W

OS Eastings: 167742

OS Northings: 30732

OS Grid: SW677307

Mapcode National: GBR Z2.8X9J

Mapcode Global: VH12X.XYSW

Entry Name: Former National School

Listing Date: 17 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1142004

English Heritage Legacy ID: 66413

Location: Wendron, Cornwall, TR13

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Wendron

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Wendron

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SW 63 SE WENDRON WENDRON

4/424 Former National School

GV II


Former National School. Datestone 1830 extended in the C20. Granite rubble with
granite dressings. Steep asbestos slate roof with coped gable ends. Crucifix over
front porch gable, octagonal granite chimneys over the other gables. Plan: Original
T-shaped plan extended slightly and remodelled in the C20. Originally 2 schoolrooms
in the main range and a large porch/cloak room at the middle of the front. Tudor
Gothic style. Exterior: Single storey. Originally a symmetrical 2:1:2 bay west-
south-west front. Right-hand bays now obscured by C20 extension. Central gable-
ended porch has wide 4-centred arched doorway with hoodmould (now fitted with window).
Date plaque over; 2 pointed arched 2-light mullioned windows left of the porch have
Y-tracery and old small-paned casements. Interior not inspected.


Listing NGR: SW6774230732

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