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Clare Board School

A Grade II Listed Building in Clare, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.08 / 52°4'48"N

Longitude: 0.5807 / 0°34'50"E

OS Eastings: 576940

OS Northings: 245549

OS Grid: TL769455

Mapcode National: GBR PFF.HNQ

Mapcode Global: VHJHD.0ZWB

Plus Code: 9F423HJJ+27

Entry Name: Clare Board School

Listing Date: 2 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1264713

English Heritage Legacy ID: 427133

Location: Clare, West Suffolk, Suffolk, CO10

County: Suffolk

Civil Parish: Clare

Built-Up Area: Clare

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Clare with Poslingford

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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School, now disused, built as National School in 1862. Built in Gothic
revival style. Red brick with gault brick quoins and detailing to gables.
Early English style windows with gault brick arches, stone tracery, metal
glazing bars and stone cills. 4 No. steep pitched gables with parapets and
stone coping and kneelers. 3 No. secondary gables. Composite pattern slate roof
with diamond shaped horizontal banding. Small tower with slated indented pyramid
roof and vertical red and gault brick detailing. Five red and gault brick
chimneys. Cast iron railings to Callis Street (Whites Suffolk Directory 1874 -
In 1862 handsome National Schools for boys and girls were erected near church
at a cost of over £600). Included for Group Value.

Listing NGR: TL7694045549

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