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Former Sapcote Church School

A Grade II Listed Building in Sapcote, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.5361 / 52°32'10"N

Longitude: -1.2802 / 1°16'48"W

OS Eastings: 448916

OS Northings: 293383

OS Grid: SP489933

Mapcode National: GBR 7M3.TCH

Mapcode Global: VHCSY.RJK5

Entry Name: Former Sapcote Church School

Listing Date: 29 March 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074698

English Heritage Legacy ID: 189023

Location: Sapcote, Blaby, Leicestershire, LE9

County: Leicestershire

District: Blaby

Civil Parish: Sapcote

Built-Up Area: Sapcote

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Sapcote All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

SP 49 SE (south side)

3/33 Former Sapcote
Church School

Former church school, now a photographic studio and house. 1819,
with later C19 and C20 additions and alterations. Built at the
charge of John Frewen Turner. Brick with ashlar dressings and
plain tile roofs. Plinth, rusticated quoins, moulded eaves,
single ridge, single corner and 2 lateral brick stacks. Single
storey, 3 bays. L-plan. North side has, to right, a moulded
roundel inscribed 'This school was erected and endowed by John
Frewen Turner, esq AD 1819;'. Below it, a tablet inscribed
'Sapcote Church School'. On either side, a round headed
keystoned window with a rusticated surround, with C19 triple
lancet glazing bars. Beyond, to left, a similar but smaller
window with double lancet glazing bars. Each gable has a central
3 light wood mullioned casement flanked by single transomed
casements, all with segmental heads. Double gabled rear wing has
to north, recessed porch to left with inset C20 glazed door and
lintel inscribed 'Girls and Infants'. South side has a C20 flat
roofed addition.

Listing NGR: SP4891693383

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

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