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King Alfred School (Main Block)

A Grade II Listed Building in Edington, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1534 / 51°9'12"N

Longitude: -2.8829 / 2°52'58"W

OS Eastings: 338343

OS Northings: 139721

OS Grid: ST383397

Mapcode National: GBR MB.7PFB

Mapcode Global: VH7DK.Z88M

Entry Name: King Alfred School (Main Block)

Listing Date: 24 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1344662

English Heritage Legacy ID: 269486

Location: Edington, Sedgemoor, Somerset, TA7

County: Somerset

District: Sedgemoor

Civil Parish: Edington

Built-Up Area: Chilton Polden

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Polden Wheel

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text

EDINGTON CP BROADWAY (North side)
ST33NE
9/45 King Alfred School
(Main block)

-
- II

Small country villa, now school. Early C19. Rendered and colourwashed, dentil
eaves cornice supporting troughing, squared rubble and brick stacks, main part
with hipped slate roof, addition with double-Roman tile roof. Roughly square
on plan; with single storey addition to north; flat roof, parapet with coping.
Garden front to west of 1:1 bays, that to right in shallow full height segmental
bows, 12-pane sash windows on first floor, a 15 and an 18-pane sash window on
ground floor. Entrance front of 2 bays in conforming style, porch with pilasters,
cornice and parapet, segmental door opening, paired 2-panelled doors. Later C19
brick and rubble addition to north, 2 storeys and attic, mainly 2-light
casements with glazing bars. Interior with good cantilever staircase;
fireplaces; doors; plaster cornices; hall with stone setts. Stated to be on a
medieval site. Formerly known as Edington Manor.


Listing NGR: ST3834339721

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