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Description: The Old School House
Date Listed: 4 October 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 102416
OS Grid Reference: ST7885313964
OS Grid Coordinates: 378853, 113964
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9247, -2.3022
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ST 7813 STURMINSTER NEWTON
9/132 The Old School House
[formerly listed as
4.10.60 Church School (Girls)
and School House]
Schoolmaster's house, dated 1825, C20 addition to the right. Brick (Flemish
bond) stone slate roof with tiled ridge and gable ends. End stacks to
original range. Original range symmetrical of 5-bays in 'Tudor' style. 2
storeys, 3 bays. All windows square headed of 2 eliptical-headed lights in
wooden surrounds with diamond-paned, leaded-lights. Wooden lintels. Central
door with moulded 4-centred head and continuous jambs in square surround.
Right addition is tiled and has a C20 2-light wooden casement with glazing bars
on the upper floor. "RCHM, Dorset, Vol III", HMSO, 1970, p 279, no 26a.
Listing NGR: ST7885313964
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Source: English Heritage
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