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School and Schoolhouse, Motcombe

Description: School and Schoolhouse

Grade: II
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

Location: 1 Church Walk, Motcombe, Dorset SP7 9NT

Locality: Motcombe
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: SP7 9NT

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Listing Text


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

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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