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Ivy Dene and School Villas

A Grade II Listed Building in Newburgh, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.5862 / 53°35'10"N

Longitude: -2.7827 / 2°46'57"W

OS Eastings: 348283

OS Northings: 410236

OS Grid: SD482102

Mapcode National: GBR 9V0Z.C6

Mapcode Global: WH86K.7453

Entry Name: Ivy Dene and School Villas

Listing Date: 11 August 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196622

English Heritage Legacy ID: 386350

Location: Newburgh, West Lancashire, Lancashire, WN8

County: Lancashire

District: West Lancashire

Civil Parish: Newburgh

Built-Up Area: Newburgh

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Newburgh Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text


663-1/6/112 (South West side)
11/08/72 Ivy Dene and School Villas


School, now 2 dwellings. Probably late C17 or early C18;
altered in C18 and C19.
Coursed squared sandstone, stone slate roof with some
composition tiles. T-plan formed by main range on east-west
axis with wing to centre of south side.
Two storeys with a 4-bay north facade; a 1st-floor band
carried round, and coped gables which have the stumps of apex
and kneeler finials.
The principal distinctive features are large, almost
semicircular arched mullion-and-transom windows: one at each
end of the north side, which also has C20 (or restored)
coupled cross-windows in the centre, a 2-light mullioned
window under a gablet above these, and a gabled porch at the
west end with a small 2-light window above; a similarly arched
8-light window at ground floor of the east gable and a 6-light
mullion-and-transom window above; a similarly arched 6-light
window at 1st floor of the gable of the south wing, which has
a 3-light mullioned window at ground floor; and another arched
6-light window at ground floor of the bay beyond, which has a
3-light mullioned window under a gablet at 1st floor.
In addition, the east angle of the wing has a C20 glazed porch
to an inserted doorway, the east side of the wing has a
3-light mullioned window at ground floor and a chamfered
one-light window and a square sunk panel at 1st floor, and its
west side has a wooden lean-to porch at ground floor and a
one-light window above. Two ridge chimneys and gable chimney
at west end. Forms group with The Old school House (q.v.) now
linked to the west end.

Listing NGR: SD4828310236

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