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The Old School, Mickleton

Description: The Old School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 111308

OS Grid Reference: NY9670223775
OS Grid Coordinates: 396702, 523775
Latitude/Longitude: 54.6091, -2.0526

Location: B6277, Mickleton, Durham DL12 0LH

Locality: Mickleton
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL12 0LH

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Listing Text

NY 9623 (East side, off)

27/136 The Old School

Shown on O.S. map as Mickleton Church of England School. Former school, now
house. Circa 1840 with 1906 additions to west. Original building: coursed
rubble; stone-flagged roofs and stone chimney stacks. Additions: rock-faced
masonry; Welsh slate roofs. Original range and south extension with 3 additions
on west.

One-storey, 6-bay original range. East side has six 16-pane sashes with radial
heads in pointed-arched openings with flush voussoirs and projecting sills.
Roof with coped gables. End and ridge stacks with top bands and water tables.
3 cylindrical metal ventilators on ridge. Lower one-bay south extension: 12-
pane sash and bell opening in south gable; entrance on west return.

1906 additions: 12- and 15-pane sashes; 1906 datestone on gabled south wall of
central addition; roofs with coped gables.

Late C20 flat-roofed addition, on north end of original range, is not of special

Listing NGR: NY9670223775

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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