Survey Data

Reg No

20512488


Rating

Regional


Categories of Special Interest

Architectural Social


Original Use

School


In Use As

Shop/retail outlet


Date

1950 - 1960


Coordinates

167731, 72222


Date Recorded

28/09/1995


Date Updated

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Description

Terraced four-bay four-storey former school, built c. 1955, with single-bay two-storey breakfront to entrance bay at east end of fa├žade. Now in use as retail outlet and flats. Limestone clad walls, with parapet and having raised surrounds to upper floor openings. Square-headed door openings, with carved limestone surround and pair of timber panelled doors having overlight. Replacement uPVC windows to upper floors. Replacement timber shopfronts, with timber fixed windows and panelled doors.

Appraisal

This building makes a positive contribution to the streetscape, due to the scale and form of this former school. The breakfront entrance bay is a notable architectural features of the building. Though many interesting features and materials have been replaced, this building retains well executed limestone clad walls and carved stone details.