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The Original Block at Crosshills School

A Grade II Listed Building in Bolton-le-Sands, Lancashire

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Latitude: 54.1028 / 54°6'10"N

Longitude: -2.7908 / 2°47'26"W

OS Eastings: 348387

OS Northings: 467724

OS Grid: SD483677

Mapcode National: GBR 8PY0.L0

Mapcode Global: WH841.349K

Entry Name: The Original Block at Crosshills School

Listing Date: 7 November 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1071948

English Heritage Legacy ID: 181784

Location: Bolton-le-Sands, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA5

County: Lancashire

District: Lancaster

Civil Parish: Bolton-le-Sands

Built-Up Area: Bolton-le-Sands

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Bolton-le-Sands Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


13/20 The original block at Crosshills School


School, 1849. Snecked, squared sandstone with ashlar dressings and quoins.
Slate roof. Cross-wing at left-hand side of facade with gable towards the
street. Lower gabled porch adjoining to the right. Gable has 6-light
mullioned and transomed chamfered window with hood mould. Above this is
a carved stone tablet with hood mould and 'Fear God' on a deeply undercut
scroll. Under the apex is a one-light chamfered window. The doorway in
the porch has a chamfered surround, 4-centred head and hood mould, with
'1849' on a panel above. Porch has shaped bargeboards. Right-hand return
wall of porch has a one-light chamfered window with hood mould. Left-hand
return wall of cross wing has a mullioned and transomed window with
square-sectioned hood mould and chimney with shaped offsets.

Listing NGR: SD4838767724

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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