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Old Church Hall and School (St Andrews Church)

A Grade II Listed Building in Wiveliscombe, Somerset

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1263652

English Heritage Legacy ID: 431786

Location: Wiveliscombe, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA4

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Civil Parish: Wiveliscombe

Built-Up Area: Wiveliscombe

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST0827 WIVELISCOMBE CP ROTTEN ROW (South side)

8/78 Old Church Hall and School
(St Andrews Church)

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GV II

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

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

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