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Latitude: 51.705 / 51°42'17"N
Longitude: -0.0378 / 0°2'16"W
OS Eastings: 535684
OS Northings: 202512
OS Grid: TL356025
Mapcode National: GBR KCY.380
Mapcode Global: VHGQ2.9DCT
Entry Name: The Burleigh Primary School
Listing Date: 29 March 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1348430
English Heritage Legacy ID: 157527
Location: Broxbourne, Hertfordshire, EN8
Electoral Ward/Division: Cheshunt South and Theobalds
Built-Up Area: Cheshunt
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Cheshunt
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
CHESHUNT BLINDMANS LANE
TL 3502 The Burleigh Primary
School. 1946. Hertfordshire County Council. Horizontal precast concrete
panels; mono-pitched roof to deep eaves. Central hall with kitchens towards
road, classroom block to south and 3 infants classrooms in staggered
arrangement linked by corridors to the north, the latter comprising the
earliest part of the school. Infants classrooms glazed away from road; each
of 3 bays; wall to wall vertical windows to each bay; wall to wall glazing,
divided horizontally by transom. Entrance to each of former infants
classrooms to south side, beneath concrete canopies.
Attached ball of 1 tall storey, with very shallow pitched roof; 8 bays, 6
glazed to lower part of wall; continuous clerestory band beneath deep eaves.
Block of 5 classrooms attached to south, in pairs except for end one, each'
almost fully glazed away from road; 4-lights each. Service areas towards
The Burleigh school was the first school to be built on the influential
Hertfordshire County Council system.
Listing NGR: TL3568402512
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