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St Peter's Primary School

A Grade II Listed Building in Parkstone, Poole

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Coordinates

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


POOLE

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

GV II

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
details.
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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