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School and School House and Garden Walls to Front

A Grade II Listed Building in North Petherwin, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6919 / 50°41'30"N

Longitude: -4.456 / 4°27'21"W

OS Eastings: 226622

OS Northings: 90902

OS Grid: SX266909

Mapcode National: GBR NG.5M7J

Mapcode Global: FRA 17K7.V4G

Entry Name: School and School House and Garden Walls to Front

Listing Date: 11 January 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1142936

English Heritage Legacy ID: 67988

Location: North Petherwin, Cornwall, PL15

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: North Petherwin

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: North Petherwin

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

NORTH PETHERWIN

1524/4/92 BRAZACOTT
02-APR-02 SCHOOL AND SCHOOL HOUSE AND GARDEN WAL
LS TO FRONT

GV II

Board school and school house with garden wall to front. 1875; by Silvanus Trevail. Local stone rubble with granite dressings and yellow brick dressings to openings. Steeply pitched slate roof with gable ends and pierced ridge tiles. Brick axial stacks.
Plan: Long range with a cross wing at either end, the left hand cross-wing contains the master's house. Gothic style. Exterior: 2 storey house and single storey school. Long range with a 2:3:2:3:2 bay front. At either end there is a projecting gabled cross-wing with diagonal buttresses and at the centre a small gabled centrepiece flanked by buttresses. The left hand cross-wing is the 2-storey master's house and has a pair of tall sashes on the ground and first floors, the first floor with pointed arch heads. The right hand cross-wing has tripartite lancets. The gabled centrepiece has a pair of lancets with a quatrefoil date panel in the gable above; to the left and right in the main range there are 2 sashes, and to the left a doorway to the master's house with a quatrefoil light above and to the right a similar doorway to the school. The window openings and doorways have shouldered heads.
Interior: not inspected.
C19 garden wall at front, of stone rubble with brick and granite dressings.
SOURCES: [1] Architect's drawings. [2] West Briton 26-7-1875.


Listing NGR: SX2662290902

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