Croft infant school: Widdows' peaked?

Not all Widdows’ schools share the Croft Infant School’s charm, with its small tile patterns set into rendered gables.

As English Heritage moves to protect historic schools by listing 16 last month, we take a look at George Widdows’ most pioneering design. But its headteacher asks whether Croft Infant’s grade II* status prevents it adapting to modern use

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