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Delves Church of England School

A Grade II Listed Building in Wybunbury, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.0408 / 53°2'26"N

Longitude: -2.449 / 2°26'56"W

OS Eastings: 369993

OS Northings: 349369

OS Grid: SJ699493

Mapcode National: GBR 7W.DKN4

Mapcode Global: WH9BC.CT2R

Entry Name: Delves Church of England School

Listing Date: 12 January 1967

Last Amended: 15 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138560

English Heritage Legacy ID: 57019

Location: Wybunbury, Cheshire East, CW5

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Wybunbury

Built-Up Area: Wybunbury

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Wybunbury St Chad

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 74 NW
11/109 Delves Church of England
School (Formerly listed
as Former Delves Charity

School. Dated 1822 as inscribed pediment. Red Flemish bond brick
with painted ashlar dressing and plain tile roof. Single storey.
Central 5 early C19 bays with lateral later C19 wings to either side.
The central 5 bays are symmetrical. Central bay has a doorway
originally containing double doors now with a single door set in a
panelled surround. Above is a fanlight. To either side are pilasters
and above is a painted stone pediment supported on moulded brackets and
inscribed THE DELVES CHARITY SCHOOL/ERECTED 1822. To either side are
two round-headed windows. The bays are divided by pilaster strips
which support a plain entablature decorated with projecting rectangular
lugs reminiscent of triglyphs but without being chanelled. To either
side are the later wings each consisting of 2 uneven bays also divided
by pilaster strips and supporting a similar entablature.

Listing NGR: SJ6999349369

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

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