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Amberley School

A Grade II Listed Building in Nailsworth, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.7101 / 51°42'36"N

Longitude: -2.2178 / 2°13'4"W

OS Eastings: 385045

OS Northings: 201284

OS Grid: SO850012

Mapcode National: GBR 1MY.Q32

Mapcode Global: VH954.H8WW

Entry Name: Amberley School

Listing Date: 24 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1091149

English Heritage Legacy ID: 132957

Location: Minchinhampton, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL5

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

Civil Parish: Minchinhampton

Built-Up Area: Nailsworth

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Amberley Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


15/164 Amberley School


School. Dated 1887. Coursed and squared limestone; ashlar
chimneys; stone slate roof. Single-storey with end cross wings.
Front: central range has 2 mullioned and transomed casements
either side of tall eaves-mounted chimney, inscription plaque
centrally below. Projecting gabled wings have single mullioned and
transomed casements, plain barge boards, left gable also having
clock face. Projecting opposed gabled porches, each with
shouldered arched doorway, face each other across school yard.
Ridge-mounted belcote to north cross wing. Full gable end to south
has mullioned and transomed casement with 2 lower flanking
casements, stepped hoodmould over. Rear: gabled ends to wings and
smaller gable above off-centre window. Attached C20 flat-roofed
addition is not of special interest. Interior not inspected.
Built to commemorate Queen Victoria's Golden Jubilee, unaltered
(N.M. Herbert, 'Minchinhampton' in V.C.H. Glos. xi, 1976, pp 184-

Listing NGR: SO8504501284

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