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School and Attached Schoolhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Trudoxhill, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1975 / 51°11'50"N

Longitude: -2.3327 / 2°19'57"W

OS Eastings: 376846

OS Northings: 144303

OS Grid: ST768443

Mapcode National: GBR 0SN.YWK

Mapcode Global: VH97L.J54B

Entry Name: School and Attached Schoolhouse

Listing Date: 27 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1174777

English Heritage Legacy ID: 266849

Location: Trudoxhill, Mendip, Somerset, BA11

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Trudoxhill

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


7/149 School and attached schoolhouse



School and schoolhouse. Dated 1857 by William Butterfield for the Duke of Cork and Orrery. Squared and coursed Doulting
rubble, asbestos tile roof, coped verges, 4 ashlar stacks with moulded caps, 2 springing from front eaves decorated
with a gabled niche. Irregular plan, Gothic. One and 2-storeys, 1:1:1 bays; left bay has tall 2-light pointed head
window with stone tracery, scrolled dripmould; centre bay has paired 2-light mullioned windows, each light with a blank
cusped head; right bay in angular projecting wing with offsets under a pyramidal roof, 2 lancets on the ground floor,
above a 2-light pointed head opening in gablet. Paired door openings to centre, plank doors, that to right with
elaborate combined latch and knocker. Right bay has recessed plaque, cut stone inscription:- "For The Benefit of The
Poor And In Memory of His father Edmund 8th Earl of Cork, Richard Boyl Rector of Marston Built This School".

Listing NGR: ST7684644303

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