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Ladock School and School House Including Schoolhouse Boundary Wall to Se

A Grade II Listed Building in Ladock, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.321 / 50°19'15"N

Longitude: -4.9585 / 4°57'30"W

OS Eastings: 189496

OS Northings: 50974

OS Grid: SW894509

Mapcode National: GBR ZM.2W71

Mapcode Global: FRA 08H5.XSC

Entry Name: Ladock School and School House Including Schoolhouse Boundary Wall to Se

Listing Date: 17 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141129

English Heritage Legacy ID: 62741

Location: Ladock, Cornwall, TR2

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Ladock

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Ladock

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SW 85 SE
1/32 Ladock School and School House
- including schoolhouse boundary
wall to SE


School and school house. Plaque inscribed 1867. RE and MAH Wise (patrons). Shale
rubble and granite dressings with slate and asbestos slate roofs. Schoolroom
symmetrical with 2 linked wings at back. School house L-shaped. All in medieval
vernacular style. Schoolroom is single storey of 2 bays, each with a 6-light
granite mullioned window (old photographs show smaller windows). Central door with
wooden porch on stone plinths which has segmental arch with roundels in spandrels.
Decorated gable on brackets over. Asbestos slate roof with 4 C20 skylights
(originally gabled dormers) with brick gable chimney to left. Schoolhouse gable
front of 2 storeys projects slightly. Central 3 light mullioned window with
pointed arched centre light to ground floor. 3-light flat headed mullioned window
with original leaded glazing to first floor, both with relieving arches. Laterial
stone stack adjoins schoolhouse gable. Right-hand return wall has shouldered
headed doorway with relieving arch and cross in tympanum. First floor has plaque
with relieving arch to left and hipped dormer overdoor. South wall of later wing
has window like south gable ground floor with flat headed 4 light mullion over.
Slate roofs with stone gable chimney to right. Interiors undistinguished. Wall
with gateway adjoining schoolhouse has pointed arch in freestone. Reused steps

Listing NGR: SW8949750979

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