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Sidmouth Street School East Block

A Grade II Listed Building in Newland, Kingston upon Hull

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Latitude: 53.7664 / 53°45'58"N

Longitude: -0.3616 / 0°21'41"W

OS Eastings: 508090

OS Northings: 431246

OS Grid: TA080312

Mapcode National: GBR GHF.68

Mapcode Global: WHGFK.FL0H

Plus Code: 9C5XQJ8Q+G8

Entry Name: Sidmouth Street School East Block

Listing Date: 22 October 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1283099

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387780

Location: Beverley and Newland, Kingston upon Hull, HU5

County: Kingston upon Hull

Electoral Ward/Division: Newland

Built-Up Area: Kingston upon Hull

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Hull, Newland St John

Church of England Diocese: York

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TA 03 SE,

Sidmouth Street School, East Block




Primary school. Built 1911-12 by Joseph H. Hirst, City Architect,
with mid and late C20 alterations. Red
brick with ashlar dressings and hipped and gabled slate roofs.
Early C18 style. Two and three storeys; 10x10 windows. Square plan
with central reces to north and south sides. Windows are
mainly glazing bar sashes, those to the first floor with
moulded lintels and keystones.
West front, to playground, has polychrome quoins, moulded
first-floor sill band, and dentillated cornice. Two storeys;
10-window range. In the centre, six 28-pane sashes and below, six
similar windows with plain lintels. Slightly projecting end
pavilions have large dentillated semicircular pediments
containing a round window and festoons. Left pavilion has a
28-pane sash above and a 16-pane fixed light below. Right
pavilion has three 28-pane sashes on each floor.
Left return, to north, has a central recess with a
segment-headed tripartite glazing bar sash with hoodmould and
keystone, flanked by single 18-pane sashes. Above again, a
gable with a round louvred opening with festoons. Below, a
tripartite sash flanked by 18-pane sashes, and a full-width
flat-roofed projection with three segment-headed barred windows.
To right, end pavilion with three 28-pane sashes on each
floor. To left, hipped range with side wall stack and without
quoins. Four 28-pane sashes and below, to right, a moulded
round-arched entrance with keystone. Over the entrance,
between floors, three round windows.
Similar right return, to south, has a late C20 single-storey
flat-roofed addition fronting the centre and the left
pavilion. Left pavilion has, to right, a 24-pane sash on each
floor. Right wing has three 28-pane sashes on each floor.

Listing NGR: TA0802631255

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