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Description: School and Schoolhouse
Date Listed: 16 August 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 103049
OS Grid Reference: ST8486325236
OS Grid Coordinates: 384863, 125236
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0263, -2.2172
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ST 82 NW MOTCOMBE MOTCOMBE VILLAGE
3/208 School and
School and Schoolhouse, dated 1839. Ashlar walls with gable-ended,
fish-tail tile roof. End stone copings with capped, square finials
and kneelers. School house forms a cross-wing to the left. It has
ashlar stacks to rear gable and alongside the ridge. School has
central projecting porch. School is single storey, schoolhouse is
1½ storeys. School is of 6 window range. Square headed windows of
a single light containing C20 horizontally pivotting casements.
Schoolhouse has a canted oriel to the first floor. C20 extensions
to the rear.
(RCHM, Dorset, vol IV, p 47, no 2).
Listing NGR: ST8486325236
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Source: English Heritage
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