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Broadhembury School

A Grade II Listed Building in Honiton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.8347 / 50°50'4"N

Longitude: -3.2771 / 3°16'37"W

OS Eastings: 310160

OS Northings: 104681

OS Grid: ST101046

Mapcode National: GBR LS.WRLD

Mapcode Global: FRA 460W.R2R

Plus Code: 9C2RRPMF+V4

Entry Name: Broadhembury School

Listing Date: 22 February 1955

Last Amended: 27 January 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1333772

English Heritage Legacy ID: 87055

Location: Broadhembury, East Devon, Devon, EX14

County: Devon

District: East Devon

Civil Parish: Broadhembury

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Broadhembury St Andrew, Apostle and Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SY 10 SW

5/53 Broadhembury School



School. 1867 (datestone) with later additions. Rough-dressed coursed flint with
Bathstone dressings; slate roof, gabled at ends with crested ridge tiles, projecting
stack with set-offs. High Victorian Gothic.
Plan: Irregular plan, principal schoolroom facing north-west with a later red brick
wing at right angles to the rear.
Exterior: Sited immediately south-west of the church. Single-storey. Asymmetrical 4
window north-west front, gabled to the front at the right end with a gabled porch to
the left end. The porch has a 2-centred roll-moulded outer doorframe. 2 of the 3
windows to the right have been replaced in the C20 but the third is original: 1-light
with a stone frame and a shouldered cranked arch. At the extreme right, in the
gable, a 2-light stone window with plate tracery with a quatrefoil in the head and a
trefoil ventilator above it. Large projecting stack adjacent to left of the gable.
The left return has a 5-light plate traceried stone window in the gable end with a
cinquefoil in the head below a quatrefoil ventilator with a date of 1867; to the
left, a lean-to has a chamfered Tudor arched doorway.
Interior: Not inspected.
Important for group value and variety in an outstanding estate village characterized
by cob and thatch.

Listing NGR: ST1016404687

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

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