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Oldbury Wells School (East)

A Grade II Listed Building in Bridgnorth, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5307 / 52°31'50"N

Longitude: -2.4266 / 2°25'35"W

OS Eastings: 371158

OS Northings: 292617

OS Grid: SO711926

Mapcode National: GBR BY.FRBB

Mapcode Global: VH83H.WNJC

Entry Name: Oldbury Wells School (East)

Listing Date: 30 March 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1367610

English Heritage Legacy ID: 255103

Location: Bridgnorth, Shropshire, WV16

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Bridgnorth

Built-Up Area: Bridgnorth

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Oldbury

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

BRIDGNORTH
BRIDGNORTH OLDBERY WELLS
SO 79 SW

823/1/10014 Oldbury Wells
School (East)

II


Secondary school, formerly secondary modern school for boys.
1958. Lyons, Israel and Ellis. Board-marked concrete frame
and pre-cast concrete panels, brick and opaque solid panels;
flat roof, except for single storey workshops which have mono-
pitched roofs as do outer edges of hall roof. One and two
storeys with central double-height assembly hall and double-
height library, formerly small assembly hall on one side of
internal courtyard and classrooms on the other. Further
classrooms in two storey band around assembly hall and in wing
to north-east. Gym to south-east. Strip windows with solid
panels below; painted metal frames. Pair of circular features
in concrete with canted tops project at roof level between the
hall and library. Assertive boiler house chimney is made a
feature of the central court. Internal surfaces of exposed
brick and board-marked concrete.
A. Forsyth and D. Gray, Lyons, Israel, Ellis Gray.


Listing NGR: SO7115892617

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