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Atworth Primary School and School House

A Grade II Listed Building in Atworth, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3914 / 51°23'28"N

Longitude: -2.202 / 2°12'7"W

OS Eastings: 386042

OS Northings: 165835

OS Grid: ST860658

Mapcode National: GBR 1RV.N40

Mapcode Global: VH96P.S986

Entry Name: Atworth Primary School and School House

Listing Date: 29 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1250749

English Heritage Legacy ID: 433011

Location: Atworth, Wiltshire, SN12

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Atworth

Built-Up Area: Whitley

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Atworth

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

ATWORTH BRADFORD ROAD
ST 8665
(south side)
12/25 Atworth Primary School and
School House
GV II

Primary school and school house. Founded 1828 by Robert Hale of
Cottles (q.v. Stonar School), enlarged 1876, 1882 and 1897.
Coursed rubble stone, stone slate roof with coped verges and
diagonally-set ashlar stacks to front ranges, Welsh slate to rear
ranges. Rambling L-plan. Two-storey, 2-window schoolhouse has
pointed 4-panelled door to right with 2-light mullioned casement
with arched lights and hoodmould left. First floor has two 2-light
mullioned casements with arched lights. Parallel rear range with
similar windows. Single-storey 1828 schoolroom attached to right
has two 2-light mullioned windows with arched pivot-hung lights and
hoodmould, double doors with hoodmould in lean-to porch to right,
stone plaque with relief-carved crest of Hale family and date 1828
to gable. Long added rear range has four 2-light mullioned windows
and arched door with hoodmould. Rear wing has similar windows.
Interior has blocked fireplaces, C19 doors, inserted ceilings.
Good example of village school and schoolhouse.


Listing NGR: ST8604265835

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