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Community Education Centre, including attached railings & Gates

A Grade II Listed Building in Stow Hill, Newport

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5853 / 51°35'6"N

Longitude: -2.9962 / 2°59'46"W

OS Eastings: 331073

OS Northings: 187849

OS Grid: ST310878

Mapcode National: GBR J5.CC1Y

Mapcode Global: VH7BD.0FW2

Entry Name: Community Education Centre, including attached railings & Gates

Listing Date: 31 March 2000

Last Amended: 31 March 2000

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 23105

Building Class: Education

Location: About 40 m from junction with Stow Hill.

County: Newport

Community: Stow Hill

Community: Stow Hill

Built-Up Area: Newport

Traditional County: Monmouthshire

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History

Circa 1900; former School of Art.

Exterior

Free Renaissance style. Red brick with brick pilasters and friezes; red sandstone dressings; slate roofs. Two storeys plus attic over basement. Ground slopes steeply to L. Three bays with gables to end bays, and hipped dormer to centre. On first floor, in L bay, tripartite mullion and transom window has central arched light which breaks up into gable; to R, central and R bays each have two-light mullion and transom window with elliptical head. On ground floor, similar window in L bay, pair of these in central bay, and to R, round-arched doorway with shallow hood corbelled out on relief corbels. Wrought -iron gates; double-leaf panelled and glazed doors with stained glass overlight. To L, where ground falls, round-headed doorway to basement. To L again, attached railings and gates.

Interior

Entrance hall with grand staircase with stone balusters.

Reasons for Listing

Good late C19 educational building.

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