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Latitude: 51.0413 / 51°2'28"N
Longitude: -3.3101 / 3°18'36"W
OS Eastings: 308248
OS Northings: 127698
OS Grid: ST082276
Mapcode National: GBR LR.GP89
Mapcode Global: FRA 36YC.J84
Entry Name: Old Church Hall and School (St Andrews Church)
Listing Date: 26 March 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1263652
English Heritage Legacy ID: 431786
Location: Wiveliscombe, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA4
District: Taunton Deane
Civil Parish: Wiveliscombe
Built-Up Area: Wiveliscombe
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST0827 WIVELISCOMBE CP ROTTEN ROW (South side)
8/78 Old Church Hall and School
(St Andrews Church)
Church hall and school, disused. Circa 1841, with C17 reused elements. Red
sandstone random rubble masonry with the elevations fronting the Churchyard
rendered, Welsh slate roofs. L-shaped 2 storey block with basement below the
cross-wing (Church hall). Latter has a more steeply pitched roof than the
school, with a coped gable and 2 storey canted bay containing mullioned and
transomed windows in Ham stone, (probably C16 re-used). Entrance in the right
return angle with a Tudor style doorway with square headed dripmould and stops,
and above diamond-shaped panel with bishops mitre and rose, taken from the
Bishops Palace (q.v.). Pair of 4 light mullion and transom windows on the first
floor, both blocked in the lower half. The school has wooden casements on both
front and rear elevations, leaded casements on 2 end bays facing churchyard.
Tongue and groove, squared headed doorways onto Rotten Row. Interior of school,
re-used C16 moulded wooden ceiling.
Listing NGR: ST0824827698
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