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Tawstock Church of England School

A Grade II Listed Building in Tawstock, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0494 / 51°2'57"N

Longitude: -4.0666 / 4°3'59"W

OS Eastings: 255239

OS Northings: 129814

OS Grid: SS552298

Mapcode National: GBR KQ.G3MN

Mapcode Global: FRA 26CB.X45

Entry Name: Tawstock Church of England School

Listing Date: 18 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1253752

English Heritage Legacy ID: 437059

Location: Tawstock, North Devon, Devon, EX31

County: Devon

District: North Devon

Civil Parish: Tawstock

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Tawstock St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

TAWSTOCK TAWSTOCK
SS 52 NE
4/81 Tawstock Church of England School
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GV II

School. C19 origins but largely rebuilt after fire in 1940. Roughcast rendered
stone rubble and brick. Hipped thatch roofs. 2 connected ranges, each rectangular
on plan and each housing a classroom, the left hand range set back slightly.
Left-hand range has single window of 6 lights, transomed. The right hand range has
canted oriel windows of 7 lights each with thatched canopies flanking large square
window of 6 lights with glazing bars. Oriel window of 7 lights to left end and 2
smaller oriels of 4 lights each to right end with thatched canopies. The thatch
roofs to each range have deeply overhanging eaves supported on timber posts forming
verandahs to front of each range, and to sides of right hand range, with eyebrow
dormers corresponding to window openings.


Listing NGR: SS5523929814

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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