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National School

A Grade II Listed Building in Melbourne, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 52.8213 / 52°49'16"N

Longitude: -1.4276 / 1°25'39"W

OS Eastings: 438668

OS Northings: 325010

OS Grid: SK386250

Mapcode National: GBR 6G8.5VZ

Mapcode Global: WHDHF.1CG0

Entry Name: National School

Listing Date: 18 February 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1096363

English Heritage Legacy ID: 83134

Location: Melbourne, South Derbyshire, Derbyshire, DE73

County: Derbyshire

District: South Derbyshire

Civil Parish: Melbourne

Built-Up Area: Melbourne

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Melbourne St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

6/150 (South Side)
18.2.71 National School
School, now workshop. 1822 with late C19 additions. Red brick,
with stone dressings to the addition, and slate roof with brick
coped gables, brick gable stack to west and a dentilled eaves
band. Two storeys and five bays plus late C19 addition to
south. Gabled east elevation has steps up to a central double
chamfered pointed brick doorcase with two painted inner
mouldings on iron shafts and a returned brick hoodmould. To
either side there are pointed windows with brick returned hoods
and Gothick traceried metal lights. Above the door is a plain
stone plaque inscribed 'National School, erected 1822. Founded
1738' and above again there is another pointed window with
similar glazing to centre. Pedimented gable over with small
blocked central circular window. Recessed to south, the late
C19 addition has segment headed glazing bar sashes. North
elevation of the school facing Penn Lane, has five pointed
windows with returned brick hoods and Gothick traceried metal
lights to ground floor and five similar above.

Listing NGR: SK3866825010

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