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Former Christ Church School

A Grade II Listed Building in Hyndburn, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7475 / 53°44'50"N

Longitude: -2.3603 / 2°21'37"W

OS Eastings: 376337

OS Northings: 427962

OS Grid: SD763279

Mapcode National: GBR CTY3.SC

Mapcode Global: WH973.Q27F

Entry Name: Former Christ Church School

Listing Date: 9 March 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1362018

English Heritage Legacy ID: 183827

Location: Hyndburn, Lancashire, BB5

County: Lancashire

District: Hyndburn

Town: Hyndburn

Electoral Ward/Division: Barnfield

Built-Up Area: Accrington

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Accrington Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

ACCRINGTON ROUGH LEE ROAD
SD 72 NE
Former Christ Church School
5/30
II

School, mid-C19 (church 1837). Ashlar, slate roof with stone gable
copings. T-shaped plan. Single storey. Early English style:
lancet windows which have hoodmoulds with figured stops. Symmetrical
6-bay buttressed facade to Christ Church has in the centre a buttressed
and gabled double porch with 2 shafted arched doorways, and in the other
2 bays on each side tall coupled windows (all now blocked). East gable
wall has 2 similar windows (partly blocked), between these a tall lancet
recess containing 2 shafted niches with open traceried heads, a straight
hollow-moulded dripcourse containing ball flower ornament above all
these openings, and in the apex a trefoil with a hoodmould. Rear:
lower single storey wing, altered.


Listing NGR: SD7633727962

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