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Dauntsey's School

A Grade II Listed Building in West Lavington, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.2819 / 51°16'54"N

Longitude: -2.002 / 2°0'7"W

OS Eastings: 399958

OS Northings: 153638

OS Grid: ST999536

Mapcode National: GBR 2VS.JNR

Mapcode Global: VHB4V.71ZM

Entry Name: Dauntsey's School

Listing Date: 25 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1364593

English Heritage Legacy ID: 312204

Location: West Lavington, Wiltshire, SN10

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: West Lavington

Built-Up Area: Littleton Panell

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Bishop's (West) Lavington All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

ST 95 SE
(west side)
5/303 Dauntsey's School
Main block of public school. 1898, by C.E. Ponting. Red brick
with vitrified brick panels to upper floors, tiled roofs. Main
school facing east, symmetrical with central tower over entrance,
and six bay wings ending in five bay terminal pavilions. Central
panelled door with radial spokes to arched top. Stone voussoirs
and pilasters, and flanking mullioned and transomed windows.
Crest over. Tower of 2 upper stages with shaped parapet. Tile
hung turret supporting arched bellcote and windvane. Flanking bays
have paired paned timber casement windows, the second and fifth
bays raised as hipped dormers above eaves. Left end pavilion has
central arched entrance and two flat roofed dormers.
Interior: hall tiled. Two arches with crowned bust in cartouche
in spandrel. Rear stair hall has iron balustrade to flying stair,
2 storeys high and roof light.

Listing NGR: ST9995853638

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