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Anstey School and No 1

A Grade II Listed Building in Anstey, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.6716 / 52°40'17"N

Longitude: -1.1896 / 1°11'22"W

OS Eastings: 454897

OS Northings: 308516

OS Grid: SK548085

Mapcode National: GBR F24.G6

Mapcode Global: WHDJ9.P3QQ

Entry Name: Anstey School and No 1

Listing Date: 23 November 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074673

English Heritage Legacy ID: 189066

Location: Anstey, Charnwood, Leicestershire, LE7

County: Leicestershire

District: Charnwood

Civil Parish: Anstey

Built-Up Area: Anstey

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Anstey St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

SK 50 NW
5/15 Anstey School and No. 1

School and school house of 1873. Granite and slate rubble stone with
stone dressings, stone and blue brick plinth, stone and red brick bands,
and elaborate brick eaves with stone kneelers. Slate roof, red ridge
tiles and wooden ridge bell turret with slate and lead pinnacle roof.
In Gothic style with stone plate tracery windows with hood moulds and
label stops. Fine gabled composition progressively projecting forward
to left. Here school house of 2 storeys, school of 1. Front of 3
large gables with recessed entrances between and range behind. Left
house gable with rectangular 3-light bay window and 2-light window over.
House door to right with stone surround and carved tablet dated 1873 over.
2 1-lights follow. Centre school gable contains large 4-light window
with small bull's eye window over. Gabled porch in recess with
1-light either side and truncated stone stacks in angles. Right gable
has 2-light window with bull's eye window over and 2 1-lights on right
end facing Bradgate Road. 3-light window in gable end of range behind.
On rear a row of 5 3-light lancet type windows with brick surrounds and
4 brick and stone buttresses between. On left end of house a stone
and brick projecting stack and 2-light with top lights. Group value
with church diagonally opposite.

Listing NGR: SK5489708516

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

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