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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: DEWHURST ST MARY JMI SCHOOL

List entry Number: 1296463

Location

DEWHURST ST MARY JMI SCHOOL, CHURCHGATE

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

County District District Type Parish
HertfordshireBroxbourneDistrict Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 11-Jun-1954

Date of most recent amendment: 08-Nov-1983

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 157284

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Summary of Building

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History

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Details

1. 5251 CHESHUNT CHURCHGATE (north side) Cheshunt Dewhurst St Mary JMI School TL 3502 . 12/26 11.6.54 (Formerly listed as Dewhurst School)

II* GV

2. 1640 for Richard Dewhurst. Rare example of red brick school building from period. Single storey and attics, modern tile roof. E elevation has 6 brick-coped gables set over 4-light ground floor brick-mullioned windows which are separated by moulded, stepped buttresses. Centre 2 windows longer than others. Continuous plinth. Large ovolo-moulded floor band RD 1640 plaque to 3rd gable from left. 1-bay yellow stock brick extension on N, continuing floor band. S end has tall chimney stack of 6 square conjoined shafts, and on S end of W elevation is a square projecting staircase tower, gabled on 2 sides, with chamfered arch-headed door on S ground floor and date plaque to gable., Taller gabled square projection N of this, but remainder of W side has an attached C19 gabled extension in salmon pink brick which repeats the mullioned windows and moulded buttresses of main building.

Listing NGR: TL3502002574

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National Grid Reference: TL 35020 02574

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