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HER Number:MDV71269
Name:Brampford Speke Primary School


Brampford Speke Primary School shown on OS 25" (1880s) map.


Grid Reference:SX 926 984
Map Sheet:SX99NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBrampford Speke
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishBRAMPFORD SPEKE

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX99NW/134
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II): 86076

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • SCHOOL (XIX - 1801 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1880s, Ordnance Survey (Cartographic). SDV848.

Brampford Speke Primary School shown on OS 25" (1880s) map.

Fisher, J., 1999, East Devon Conservation Area Appraisals: Brampford Speke, 5 (Report - non-specific). SDV346356.

The primary school was built in 1867-8 by John Hayward, in red and black brickwork. Other details: Plan.

Devon County Council, 2004, Untitled Source (Plan - measured). SDV321358.

Alterations and extension proposed. Other details: Photographs.

English Heritage, 2011, Historic Houses Register (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV346128.

School and attached shoolmaster's house. 1867, by John Hayward, Exeter diocesan architect. Red brick, with black brick dressing, gabled-end slate roof. A good front with the house to the left, of 2 storeys, and the school to the right, of one. House, front of 2 bays, the right-hand bay under a separate gable, with a canted bay window at ground floor level, 6-pane casement window above. Left-hand bay with simple window to each floor. Black and red brick window arches. School, with 4 large windows and central buttress. Angled-brick eaves cornice throughout. An undemonstrative but effective composition by an important local architect, this building, although temporarily partly concealed, faces Taylor's Farmhouse and Homeliving on a central village site. Included for group value.

Ordnance Survey, 2011, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV346129.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV321358Plan - measured: Devon County Council. 2004.
SDV346128List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: English Heritage. 2011. Historic Houses Register. Historic Houses Register. Website.
SDV346129Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2011. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #99654 ]
SDV346356Report - non-specific: Fisher, J.. 1999. East Devon Conservation Area Appraisals: Brampford Speke. East Devon District Council Report. A4 Stapled + Digital. 5.
SDV848Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880s. Ordnance Survey. 25".

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jan 25 2011 1:12PM