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Harby Church of England Primary School

A Grade II Listed Building in Harby, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.8729 / 52°52'22"N

Longitude: -0.8929 / 0°53'34"W

OS Eastings: 474612

OS Northings: 331175

OS Grid: SK746311

Mapcode National: GBR BMJ.WLN

Mapcode Global: WHFJM.811X

Entry Name: Harby Church of England Primary School

Listing Date: 31 August 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1075050

English Heritage Legacy ID: 190135

Location: Clawson, Hose and Harby, Melton, Leicestershire, LE14

County: Leicestershire

District: Melton

Civil Parish: Clawson, Hose and Harby

Built-Up Area: Harby

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Harby St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

SK 7431-7531 Harby Church of England
41/28 Primary School


School. 1861, extended and altered C20. Coursed squared ironstone, with
limestone dressings, slate roof, white brick stacks. T plan, single-storey
school and 2-storey former school house, 5-window range. Middle range
parallel to street has central 3-light chamfered stone mullion window,
flanked by similar 2-light windows. Right cross wing projects slightly and
has 3-light chamfered stone mullion and transom window to gable end with
hood would and small rectangular ventilation slit to gable above with
chamfered stone surround. 2-storey cross wing to left, formerly school
house, has attached porch to right side. Front of porch continues gable end
wall and has Gothic-arched doorway with wave and hollow chamfers and ogee
hood mould with foliage finial immediately below triangular corbelling to
base of former bell turret with reliefs of Pelican in her Piety to left side
and open book to right side. Base formerly supported timber bell-cote with
slate-hung spire. Off-set buttress to right of doorway. Gable end of cross
wing has 2-light chamfered stone mullion windows to ground and 1st floors
with hood moulds. Chamfered plinth, limestone quoins and stone-coped gables
with kneelers and ball finials. Ridge stacks have rectangular bases and
diagonally set square flues with brattished tops. Architects for at least
some of the C19 work were Bellamy and Hardy. Kelly's Directory for Leics

Listing NGR: SK7461231175

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