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Former County Primary School

A Grade II Listed Building in Allendale Town, Northumberland

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Latitude: 54.8976 / 54°53'51"N

Longitude: -2.2519 / 2°15'6"W

OS Eastings: 383939

OS Northings: 555903

OS Grid: NY839559

Mapcode National: GBR DCQT.84

Mapcode Global: WHB2P.C5W8

Entry Name: Former County Primary School

Listing Date: 23 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1370609

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240143

Location: Allendale, Northumberland, NE47

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Allendale

Built-Up Area: Allendale Town

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Allendale St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 17/02/2014

NY 8355

ALLENDALE, (Allendale Town)
B 6303 (East side),
Former County Primary School

(Formerly listed as County Primary School)


Former school, dated 1879 on gable panel. Squared stone, ashlar quoins and dressings; slate roof with ridge tiles each with 3 pierced trefoils, coped gables. Rectangular block with two parallel wings to rear. Front 1 storey, 3 wide bays, symmetrical. Central projecting bay has 2 pointed windows, each of 2 trefoil-headed lights with a pierced quatrefoil in the spandrel; paired hoodmoulds with foliage-carved stops, oculus with hoodmould above. Coped gable with foliate finial. Flanking bays each have similar central window with gablet above and square-headed casements to either side. Left return has pedimented gable enclosing panel inscribed 'BOARD SCHOOL' with date, right return has projecting bay, with datestone and gablet, on rear wing.

Listing NGR: NY8393955903

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