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Rise Carr County Primary School

A Grade II Listed Building in North Road, Darlington

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Latitude: 54.5425 / 54°32'32"N

Longitude: -1.5571 / 1°33'25"W

OS Eastings: 428752

OS Northings: 516447

OS Grid: NZ287164

Mapcode National: GBR KHKX.PF

Mapcode Global: WHC5X.12TZ

Plus Code: 9C6WGCRV+X5

Entry Name: Rise Carr County Primary School

Listing Date: 6 September 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1322939

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110598

Location: Darlington, DL3

County: Darlington

Electoral Ward/Division: North Road

Built-Up Area: Darlington

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Darlington St Mark with St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

5195 Rise Carr County
Primary School
NZ 21 NE 13/257


Dated 1901 on plaque. Architect G. G. Hoskins. Two buildings linked by walls.
One tall storey and small attic windows in a series of high, shaped gable ends.
Fairly regular composition. Main block has 4 wide bays, right block 5. Red brick
with terra-cotta dressings. Fairly high pitched slated roofs. Inner bays hold
2 large windows, outer bays have 3 stepped windows, all under flat gauged brick
arches with terra-cotta hoodmoulds. Central narrow octagonal bell turret has stepped
angle buttresses and an open stage with wood Perpendicular tracery and a spire
with vane. At either side lower, set back linked wings in similar style. In right
building 3 bays project tinder gables while intermediate sections have plain roofs.

Listing NGR: NZ2875216447

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

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