Woodtop Primary School, with Forecourt Walls, Piers, Railings and Overthrow is a grade two (II) listed building in Trinity, Burnley, Lancashire, BB11. It was first listed in 1977.
About Woodtop Primary School, with Forecourt Walls, Piers, Railings and Overthrow
SD83SW ACCRINGTON ROAD 906-1/3/2 (North side) 29/09/77 Woodtop Primary School, with forecourt walls, piers, railings & overthrow
Church of England school, with forecourt walls and gateway. 1873; altered. Snecked sandstone rubble, slate roofs with pierced crested ridge tiles (damaged). Gothic style, with steeply-pitched roofs. H-plan plus rear wing. EXTERIOR: single storey, 1:3:1 windows. The main range has a gabled porch in the angle to the right, with a 2-centred arched doorway in a segmental-pointed chamfered surround with hood-mould, and a banner over this with raised lettering “INFANTS”; three 2-light windows with cusped lights; and a skylight in the front slope of the roof. The re-entrant of the left wing has a 2-centred arched doorway with a recessed door and a hood-mould with deep returned ends and carved stops; the gables of both wings have large 2-centred arched windows, that to the left of 4 arched lights with circular and multifoil tracery and that to the right of 3 cusped lights with 3 quatrefoils in the head. The 3-window right-hand return wall of this wing has a gabled centre with a 2-centred arched 2-light window, other windows like those in the main range, and a chimney at the rear gable. Rear in similar but simpler style. INTERIOR not inspected. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: forecourt enclosed by a low wall of sandstone rubble with chamfered coping, carrying bar railings with dog-bars, and a pair of square gate piers opposite the porch with cast-iron gates and an elliptical overthrow which has a square lamp holder at the apex.
Where is Woodtop Primary School, with Forecourt Walls, Piers, Railings and Overthrow?
Woodtop Primary School, with Forecourt Walls, Piers, Railings and Overthrow is located on Accrington Road, in Trinity, Burnley, Lancashire, BB11.
|Grid Reference||SD 82528 32355|
|Easting, Northing||382528, 432355.36084|
|Latitude, Longitude||53.787221, -2.266669|
|Grade listing||II (two)|
|English Heritage List Entry Number||1022606|