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Latitude: 51.6737 / 51°40'25"N
Longitude: -1.8564 / 1°51'22"W
OS Eastings: 410028
OS Northings: 197225
OS Grid: SU100972
Mapcode National: GBR 3RN.5GC
Mapcode Global: VHB2Z.R6Z8
Entry Name: Down Ampney Church of England Controlled School
Listing Date: 17 June 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1089935
English Heritage Legacy ID: 129842
Location: Down Ampney, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL7
Civil Parish: Down Ampney
Built-Up Area: Down Ampney
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Down Ampney All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
SU 19 NW DOWN AMPNEY DOWN AMPNEY VILLAGE
9/99 Down Ampney Church of England
Primary school. 1853, built for Earl of Ducie, enlarged in 1880's.
Coursed and squared stone on offset plinth with alternating flush
quoins, stone slate roof with coped verges. Single main range of
tall single storey and projecting stepped bell tower, with lower
additional wing set back to right with large projecting gabled
porch. Main building has 5-light stone mullions flanking bell
tower which has wooden cover to bell, and clock on south face below
which is inscribed with verse: "Make haste / when I chime / No
waste / like that of time". Stepped 3-light window on left hand
return. Porch has arched stone doorway with wide plank door and
inscription above from Psalm 34, verse 11. Room behind, added as
infant room in 1880's, has right end stone stack. Small rear
outshut to main block.
Listing NGR: SU1002897225
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