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Glemsford County Primary School

A Grade II Listed Building in Glemsford, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.1023 / 52°6'8"N

Longitude: 0.6661 / 0°39'58"E

OS Eastings: 582698

OS Northings: 248234

OS Grid: TL826482

Mapcode National: GBR QGP.17J

Mapcode Global: VHJHF.HFH7

Entry Name: Glemsford County Primary School

Listing Date: 9 February 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1180544

English Heritage Legacy ID: 277955

Location: Glemsford, Babergh, Suffolk, CO10

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Glemsford

Built-Up Area: Glemsford

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Glemsford

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

5377 Glemsford
Glemsford County
Primary School
TL 8248 18/160

A late C19 red brick building with grey brick dressings and stone coping
to the gables. Built circa 1895 as an Urban District Office and later
used as a School. Partly 1 storey and partly 2 storeys. There is an
elaborate clock tower and entrance at the north-east end with 3 window
range above the entrance, casements with pointed arches. The tower is
surmounted by a cruciform slate roof gabled on each front and with a clock
face on the front. There are 5 gables to the left of the tower and 1
gable to the right, each with 2 pointed arched windows. At the south-west
end there is a double gabled wing with modern windows inset. The roof
is slate ornamented with lighter grey slate bands and with ornamental
crest tiles.

Listing NGR: TL8269848234

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

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