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Former Bonchurch School and School House

A Grade II Listed Building in Ventnor, Isle of Wight

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Latitude: 50.5996 / 50°35'58"N

Longitude: -1.1869 / 1°11'12"W

OS Eastings: 457643

OS Northings: 78079

OS Grid: SZ576780

Mapcode National: GBR 9F5.6RR

Mapcode Global: FRA 87DH.3FW

Plus Code: 9C2WHRX7+R7

Entry Name: Former Bonchurch School and School House

Listing Date: 15 July 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1266853

English Heritage Legacy ID: 420403

Location: Ventnor, Isle of Wight, PO38

County: Isle of Wight

Civil Parish: Ventnor

Built-Up Area: Ventnor

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Isle of Wight

Church of England Parish: Bonchurch St Boniface

Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth

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Former Bonchurch School
and School House
SZ 5778 1/30
Circa 1840-50 Gothicised school and school house of stone rubble with stone dressings
on H plan. The main hall of the former school is the west wing of 2 storeys banked
on west side. Single storey and attic school master's house forms the east wing.
Steep gable end tiled roofs with copings and kneelers, overhanging eaves, grouped
diagonally set red brick chimneys. Centre block has spired bellcot/clock turret
on ridge and projecting, enclosed, stone gabled porch. East front of master's
house has 2 three light stone mullioned windows with drip moulds and 4 centred
chamfered arched doorway. Other window similar, of 2 or 3 lights, taller to west
wing. Picturesque.

Listing NGR: SZ5764378079

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