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Old School House, Woodsford

Description: Old School House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 January 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 106402

OS Grid Reference: SY7623990450
OS Grid Coordinates: 376239, 90450
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7132, -2.3379

Location: School Lane, Woodsford, Dorset DT2 8AX

Locality: Woodsford
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT2 8AX

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Listing Text

SY 79 SE

9/213 Old School House
(formerly listed as
26.1.56 School House)

- II

Former school and school house, now private house. Mid-C19. Rough ashlar
stone walls, tiled roof with bargeboards. Rough ashlar stacks with moulded
caps, one at left end, one right of centre. One storey and attic. At right
end, a projecting single storey flat roofed extension with plastered walls,
and one sash. In the main range, slightly projecting gabled wing at right
end - the original classroom, has a 3-light Gothic window with trefoiled
lights, and remains of lead lights. Left of this, ledged door in shouldered
arched opening. On ground floor, right of the door, a single light window
with plain casement. Left of door a triple lancet window with trefoiled
lights. Attic has two half dormers, gabled, each with a pair of
trefoil-headed lancets.

Listing NGR: SY7623990450

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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