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Steppingly County Primary School

A Grade II Listed Building in Bedford, Central Bedfordshire

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Latitude: 52.0085 / 52°0'30"N

Longitude: -0.5269 / 0°31'36"W

OS Eastings: 501204

OS Northings: 235473

OS Grid: TL012354

Mapcode National: GBR G3M.5KS

Mapcode Global: VHFQS.TS95

Plus Code: 9C4X2F5F+96

Entry Name: Steppingly County Primary School

Listing Date: 1 March 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1113941

English Heritage Legacy ID: 38090

Location: Steppingley, Central Bedfordshire, MK45

County: Central Bedfordshire

Civil Parish: Steppingley

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Steppingley

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text



4/105 Steppingley County Primary
1.3.72 School


School. Circa 1870 by Henry Clutton, probably for the Duke of Bedford.
Coursed ironstone with ashlar dressings. Slate roof. Large rectangular block
with gabled roof, with single-storeyed entrance blocks to both gable ends.
Loosely Tudor in style. Asymmetrical front elevation. 2 projecting chimney
stacks, the lower parts combined with buttresses, the upper parts octagonal.
LH stack is flanked by 2 single-light windows with transoms. RH stack is
flanked by paired 2-light mullion and transom windows. All windows are
square-headed, the lights with cambered arches. All have square labels with
geometrical moulded stops. Embattled parapet. Stone coped gables with
moulded finials. 2 entrance blocks have cambered headed doorways with plank
doors on strap hinges. A moulded band at sill level of main block continues
around entrance blocks, turning upwards around doorways to form labels.

Listing NGR: TL0120435473

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

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