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Abbotsham Church of England Primary School and Attached Gateway.

A Grade II Listed Building in Abbotsham, Devon

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Latitude: 51.0157 / 51°0'56"N

Longitude: -4.2474 / 4°14'50"W

OS Eastings: 242452

OS Northings: 126441

OS Grid: SS424264

Mapcode National: GBR KG.JCTV

Mapcode Global: FRA 16ZF.K2P

Plus Code: 9C3Q2Q83+72

Entry Name: Abbotsham Church of England Primary School and Attached Gateway.

Listing Date: 19 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1170635

English Heritage Legacy ID: 91318

Location: Abbotsham, Torridge, Devon, EX39

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Abbotsham

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Abbotsham St Helen

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

2/1 Abbotsham Church of
England Primary
School and attached
School and schoolmaster's house, now primary school. Datestone
to front records date of building as 1851, at expense of W.
Cheywood Esq, of Kenwith Castle (q.v.). Coursed slatestone
rubble; gabled slate roof; stone end stacks. School room placed
to right of schoolmaster's house. Style is mixture of Domestic
Tudor and Gothic. 2 storeys; 4-window range. Gabled and
stone-coped porch with pointed chamfered archway, and segmental
stone arch over C20 inner door. Porch is flanked by tympanum
arches over two mid C19 ovolo-moulded wood-mullioned and
transomed 3-light windows; similar windows to first floor on left
and similar one-light window to left-hand bay of ground floor.
Two plank doors to left, and inserted late C19 chamfered
wood-mullioned and transomed 3-light window in blocked doorway to
lower bay on right. Similar ovolo-moulded windows to rear.
Subsidiary features: gateway attached to right, which enters
churchyard of the Church of St. Helen (q.v.), has pediment-shaped
stone-coped parapet above segmental-arched doorway. Included for
group value.

Listing NGR: SS4245226441

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

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