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Spurstow Primary School

A Grade II Listed Building in Spurstow, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.1003 / 53°6'1"N

Longitude: -2.6378 / 2°38'16"W

OS Eastings: 357389

OS Northings: 356089

OS Grid: SJ573560

Mapcode National: GBR 7N.8MRQ

Mapcode Global: WH9B2.GB3L

Entry Name: Spurstow Primary School

Listing Date: 3 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1136258

English Heritage Legacy ID: 56829

Location: Spurstow, Cheshire East, CW6

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Spurstow

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Bunbury St Boniface

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


2/70 Spurstow Primary School


Former Crewe Estate school, 1872 (on stone tablet) in Gothic Revival
style.Red brick with tiled roof. Single and two storeys "E" shaped
plan. Projecting blue brick plinth. Framed, ledged and braced door in
stone dressed opening which has Tudor arch with keystone. Door is
surmounted by small trefoil headed lights in stone frames and a clock
framed in stone and blue bricks and with a drip mould. Octagbnal
tower, above door, off square base cornice has stone broaches, louvred
quatrefoil openings, wide bracketted eaves and steep pagoda roof of
shaped slates. Tall, 2-light, stone dressed windows with flat cusped
ogee heads and blue brick relieving arches above. There is diaper
work in blue bricks between windows. The east front has gabled
projecting porch with trefoil headed lights and carved fleur-de-lis
panels to sides. The porch is flanked by twice reducing chimney
stacks, small stone dressed ogee headed windows and tablets with Crewe
Estate emblems. The porch is surmounted by small stone dressed window
in a half dormer. Entrances and dormer have barge boards carved with
gothic motifs. Roof has alternate bands of red and blue tiles and
triangular mid slope vents.
Interior: 4-panel doors with herringbone infilling.

Listing NGR: SJ5738956089

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

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