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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: ST MATTHEWS CHURCH OF ENGLAND FIRST SCHOOL

List entry Number: 1030052

Location

ST MATTHEWS CHURCH OF ENGLAND FIRST SCHOOL, DOWNSIDE COMMON ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
SurreyElmbridgeDistrict Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 14-Dec-1992

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 287039

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

The following building shall be added:

TQ 15 NE COBHAM DOWNSIDE COMMON ROAD (west side) 374-/8/10004 St Matthew's C of E First School

II

School. Built in 1901 as a girls School by the firm of Treadwell and Martin for Mary Sophia Dawson a local benefactor. Art Nouveau style. Built of red brick in English bond battered to base front having timber-framed gables with plaster infill. Tiled roof with 1 brick chimney-stack and central tapering bellcote with shingled spire, surmounted by cock weathervane. Front has paired gables on brackets with 2 cambered casements below with leaded lights and stained glass windows. Central recessed doorcase with double doors with tulip patterned brass fittings and fanlight with rose motif stained glass. Deep plinth. Decorative rainwater heads with castellated design. Side gables have round-headed 20-pane window with Art Nouveau design in stained glass. Rear elevation has large dormer with casement with leaded lights. Interior contains ornamental metal plaque, dado panelling, original fireplace in headmistress' office with 3 embossed hearts and queen post roof to hall with 4 original circular iron light fittings incorporating texts.

Listing NGR: TQ1076658072

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National Grid Reference: TQ 10766 58072

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