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The Minster Junior and Infant School

A Grade II Listed Building in Warminster, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.2047 / 51°12'16"N

Longitude: -2.1886 / 2°11'18"W

OS Eastings: 386920

OS Northings: 145073

OS Grid: ST869450

Mapcode National: GBR 1V5.KGB

Mapcode Global: VH97H.0ZTB

Entry Name: The Minster Junior and Infant School

Listing Date: 26 May 1954

Last Amended: 31 March 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1194636

English Heritage Legacy ID: 313016

Location: Warminster, Wiltshire, BA12

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Warminster

Built-Up Area: Warminster

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Warminster St Denys

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

(South Side)
The Minster Junior and
Infant School
[Formerly listed as
No 7 (Caretaker's House,
Minster Church School
and adjoining gateway)]
ST 8645 SE 5/59 26.5.54.


Circa 1846 in C15 style. 2 storeys and attic. Ashlar Bath stone; tile roof with
ashlar chimney. The right hand part of the front has a small gable with moulded
coping containing a small attic window, and 2 light casement on each floor
with dripmould over (head stops on 1st floor), the ground floor casement larger.
To right on ground floor: entrance with pointed arch and door with decorative
hingework. Drip of ground floor window carried down about 1/3 each side to
join moulded string across front which breaks up over doorway to right and
large archway to left. The left hand part of front has a large rectangular
bay window with 2 x 6 pointed stone mullioned lights and a stone tile flat
roof over. The wall is carried up to a pierced balustrade with circular quatrefoil
pierced pattern and moulded coping. In left hand corner is a large 3 centred
pointed yard entry with panel spandrels and dripmould with headstops; above
a small pointed attic window in small belfry. Passage below has door (No 5
with decorative hingework. Brick built at the rear with some older stone
work, 2 mullion windows and a catslide roof. Various later extensions in
brick and in stone with mullion windows and slate roofs (circa 1880).

Listing NGR: ST8686445072

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

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