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Downham Church of England School

A Grade II Listed Building in Downham, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.8937 / 53°53'37"N

Longitude: -2.3283 / 2°19'41"W

OS Eastings: 378522

OS Northings: 444222

OS Grid: SD785442

Mapcode National: GBR DR5D.QY

Mapcode Global: WH96C.6DKB

Entry Name: Downham Church of England School

Listing Date: 13 February 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072132

English Heritage Legacy ID: 183340

Location: Downham, Ribble Valley, Lancashire, BB7

County: Lancashire

District: Ribble Valley

Civil Parish: Downham

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Downham St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


13/21 Downham Church of England School

School, 1839. Squared limestone with sandstone dressings and slate roof.
One storey . On each side of the porch is a 5-light mullioned window
with inner hollow chamfer, outer chamfer, and hood. The porch has a
similar 2-light window and a moulded open pediment with mutules. Within
the pediment is a plaque inscribed 'AD 1839'. The door, in the left-hand
return wall of the porch, has a chamfered stone surround. Mutules at
eaves. End stacks. Both gables are treated as moulded open pediments
with mutules. Adjoining to the south is a lower wing with similar
details. Its front wall has a chamfered stone door surround, and a
window to the right with plain stone surround which appears to be a
recent insertion. The southern gable has a 2-light mullioned window.

Listing NGR: SD7852244222

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

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