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School and Schoolhouse, Compton Abbas

Description: School and Schoolhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 August 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 102946

OS Grid Reference: ST8689818503
OS Grid Coordinates: 386898, 118503
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9658, -2.1879

Location: A350, Compton Abbas, Dorset SP7 0NL

Locality: Compton Abbas
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: SP7 0NL

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Listing Text

ST 81 NE COMPTON ABBAS WEST COMPTON

10/104 School and Schoolhouse
16.8.60.
GV II

School and schoolhouse, school now village hall. Dated 1849. Coursed,
squared rubble with tiled, gable-ended roof. Stone copings and shaped
kneelers. 2 staged ashlar stack with moulded caps from west eaves of
schoolroom. Other irregularly placed brick stacks. House forms cross-
wing to schoolroom. Porch in re-entrant angle. School room single
storey, house 2 storeys. Schoolroom of 3 bays. Square-headed stone
mullioned window. Gable facing road has a 4-centred head stone window
with plain mullions. Porch doorway has moulded 4-centred head and
original ribbed door.


Listing NGR: ST8689818503

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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