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St Peter's Primary School

A Grade II Listed Building in Parkstone, Poole

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Latitude: 50.7239 / 50°43'25"N

Longitude: -1.9537 / 1°57'13"W

OS Eastings: 403366

OS Northings: 91582

OS Grid: SZ033915

Mapcode National: GBR XWN.YL

Mapcode Global: FRA 67S5.BPV

Entry Name: St Peter's Primary School

Listing Date: 30 June 1980

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1217516

English Heritage Legacy ID: 412578

Location: Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole, BH14

County: Poole

Electoral Ward/Division: Parkstone

Built-Up Area: Poole

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Parkstone St Peter and St Osmund with Branksea St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


SZ0391 PARR STREET, Parkstone
958-1/14/247 (West side)
30/06/80 St Peter's Primary School


Primary school. Dated 1833, extended to rear in later C19.
Rendered cob with slate hipped roof. Rectangular plan with
later C19 rear extensions. Simple composition with Gothick
Single-storey; 3-window range. 4-centre-arched openings with a
left-hand doorway, with bottom-hinged overlight over mid C20
door, and early C19 wooden windows with Y mullions; former
right-hand end porch with crenellated parapet over
segmental-arched late C20 plank door, an original matching
porch to left having been altered leaving front wall with
segmental-arched doorway only.
Left-hand return has similar 2-light window and right-hand
return has early C19 small-paned (4x4) casement. Later C19
rear left wings of brick with hipped and gabled slate roofs;
mid C20 flat-roofed rear right wing.
INTERIOR plain, but retains semicircular arch framing
Y-tracery window over former doorway to rear right.
An unusual example of a school building with cob walls, built
under the patronage of prominent local families.
(RCHME: County of Dorset (South East): London: 1970-: 239).

Listing NGR: SZ0336691582

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