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Horningsham County Primary School

A Grade II Listed Building in Horningsham, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.1713 / 51°10'16"N

Longitude: -2.2598 / 2°15'35"W

OS Eastings: 381933

OS Northings: 141371

OS Grid: ST819413

Mapcode National: GBR 0T4.KGW

Mapcode Global: VH97M.ST6G

Entry Name: Horningsham County Primary School

Listing Date: 1 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1300813

English Heritage Legacy ID: 313348

Location: Horningsham, Wiltshire, BA12

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Horningsham

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: The Deverills and Horningsham

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

ST 84 SW
(north side)
2/127 Horningsham County Primary School


Primary school with attached school master's house. 1844, for
Longleat Estate. Coursed rubble stone, tiled roof, pair of
diagonally-set ashlar stacks. 'L'-plan. Single storey, 3-
windowed. Gabled porch to right with Tudor-arched planked doors on
sides and 2-light Perpendicular window to front, coped verges, to
left are three 2-light recessed hollow-chamfered mullioned windows
with hoodmoulds. Left return has large 3-light Perpendicular
window with hoodmould and one recessed chamfered light over, coped
verge. Roof has square louvred bellcote with pyramidal lead roof
and weathervane. Attached to left is lean-to with planked door and
2-light casement, to left is access to tunnel to rear playground.
Rear has lean-to porch with 2-light beaded mullioned casement, main
range has two large hollow-chamfered mullioned windows. Infants'
block in rear wing to right has round-arched windows to basement
and entry to tunnel, ground floor has cross window and hollow-
chamfered window either side.
Interior has 4-panelled doors and partly glazed partition to main
room, roof concealed by dropped ceiling. School house to right of
main porch has 2-light recessed chamfered mullioned casement with
hoodmould and doorway to No 68 (q.v.), first floor has gabled half-
dormer with 2-light mullioned casement, now partly used as the
school kitchen. (Accounts, Longleat Archive.)

Listing NGR: ST8193041370

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

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