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Dewhurst St Mary Jmi School

A Grade II* Listed Building in Broxbourne, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7057 / 51°42'20"N

Longitude: -0.0474 / 0°2'50"W

OS Eastings: 535020

OS Northings: 202574

OS Grid: TL350025

Mapcode National: GBR KCY.0VD

Mapcode Global: VHGQ2.4D98

Entry Name: Dewhurst St Mary Jmi School

Listing Date: 11 June 1954

Last Amended: 8 November 1983

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1296463

English Heritage Legacy ID: 157284

Location: Broxbourne, Hertfordshire, EN8

County: Hertfordshire

District: Broxbourne

Town: Broxbourne

Electoral Ward/Division: Rosedale and Bury Green

Built-Up Area: Cheshunt

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Cheshunt

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

(north side)
St Mary JMI
TL 3502 . 12/26 11.6.54 (Formerly listed as Dewhurst School)


1640 for Richard Dewhurst. Rare example of red brick school
building from period. Single storey and attics, modern tile
roof. E elevation has 6 brick-coped gables set over 4-light
ground floor brick-mullioned windows which are separated by
moulded, stepped buttresses. Centre 2 windows longer than
others. Continuous plinth. Large ovolo-moulded floor band RD 1640
plaque to 3rd gable from left. 1-bay yellow stock brick
extension on N, continuing floor band. S end has tall chimney
stack of 6 square conjoined shafts, and on S end of W elevation
is a square projecting staircase tower, gabled on 2 sides, with
chamfered arch-headed door on S ground floor and date plaque to
gable., Taller gabled square projection N of this, but remainder
of W side has an attached C19 gabled extension in salmon pink
brick which repeats the mullioned windows and moulded buttresses
of main building.

Listing NGR: TL3502002574

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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