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Old Church Hall and School (St Andrews Church)

A Grade II Listed Building in Wiveliscombe, Somerset

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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

Plus Code: 9C3R2MRQ+GX

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

Civil Parish: Wiveliscombe

Built-Up Area: Wiveliscombe

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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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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