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Building record MDR12822 - Ladycross Infant School, Victoria Road, Sandiacre

Type and Period (1)

  • (Edwardian to Late 20th Century - 1906 AD to 2000 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

School built in 1906 to a design by George Henry Widdows. It had a marching corridor plan, but is now much altered, with infilling between the wings, and with extensions. The original windows survive. (1) A school, built in 1907. Designed in the Arts & Crafts style by George Widdows. It is built of red brick beneath a plain tile roof. The plan form was originally of the 'marching corridor' type. The front elevation is single storey, with a taller central gable. This is flanked by large brick chimney stacks. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Morrison, A B. 2004. Surviving Widdows Buildings in Derbyshire.
  • <2> *Internet Web Site: Erewash Borough Council. List of buildings of local interest. LL/303.



Grid reference Centred SK 4767 3655 (62m by 69m)

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Record last edited

Nov 13 2015 5:05PM

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