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Newtown Primary School

A Grade II Listed Building in Ashford, Kent

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Latitude: 51.1378 / 51°8'16"N

Longitude: 0.8799 / 0°52'47"E

OS Eastings: 601567

OS Northings: 141560

OS Grid: TR015415

Mapcode National: GBR SY7.M8V

Mapcode Global: VHKKN.6NJM

Entry Name: Newtown Primary School

Listing Date: 11 September 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1217768

English Heritage Legacy ID: 180077

Location: Ashford, Kent, TN24

County: Kent

District: Ashford

Town: Ashford

Electoral Ward/Division: Aylesford Green

Built-Up Area: Ashford (Ashford)

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

5272 Newtown
Newtown Primary School
TR 04 SW 3/267


Former School (St Theresa's) 1852. William Tress, architect. Stone rubble with ashlar
dressings; later wings on SW of lighter stone. Tile roofs, plain and shaped tile bands
alternating; Gothic ashlar stack on N. wing. Three wings with gable fronts to NE, the
South wing set back; the S and N wings with slightly later C19 SW extensions; also short
additional slightly later NW wing. Single-light,two-light and three-light windows,
mostly trefoil and lancet headed; original windows with iron lattice tracery. In the
three NE gable fronts from South are two paired lancets with iron tracery and crowning
quatrefoils; centre gable front with short two-light trefoiliated window, and tall
triple lancet; projecting porch; North gable front with three lancets and tall gabled
bellcote on verge of North Pitch, with gabled porch in side return. Interior C19
Crown post roofs; two tall lancets with iron lattice tracery comprising original SW
end wall of South wing. South-Westernmost rear wing has been damaged by fire.

Listing NGR: TR0156741560

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