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Kingsdon Church of England Primary School and Toilet Block to South West Also Pump to East

A Grade II Listed Building in Kingsdon, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0327 / 51°1'57"N

Longitude: -2.6906 / 2°41'26"W

OS Eastings: 351671

OS Northings: 126156

OS Grid: ST516261

Mapcode National: GBR ML.HB4L

Mapcode Global: FRA 567D.5MF

Entry Name: Kingsdon Church of England Primary School and Toilet Block to South West Also Pump to East

Listing Date: 28 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1223197

English Heritage Legacy ID: 418801

Location: Kingsdon, South Somerset, Somerset, TA11

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Kingsdon

Built-Up Area: Kingsdon

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


1/94 Kingsdon C of E Primary School
and toilet block to south west,
also pump to east


School, opened 1872. Local lias stone cut and squared; plain clay tiled roof with bands of scallop tiles, saw tooth ridge, plain overhung gables; stone chimney stack. T-plan, with extension; single storey. North-east elevation 3 bays,
of which bay 3 is a projecting gable, bays 1 and 2 are a lean-to against the main fabric: horizontal bar casement windows under stone lintels to lean-to; bay 3 has a segmental pointed arched window with 3-light traceried timber casement with trefoil heads to lights. South-east elevation has similar gable with a 4-light window, crowned with a timber bell turret with half-hipped cedar shingle roof. Interior not seen. About 4 metres south the separate toilet block, to match but with monopitch roofs, included for the completeness of the relatively unspoilt complex; also in the east angle of the school a cast iron pump with handle, about 300 mm from the building. (VCH, Vol III, 1974).

Listing NGR: ST5167126156

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