If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.
Description: Anvil House
Date Listed: 28 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 111671
OS Grid Reference: NZ0683112232
OS Grid Coordinates: 406831, 512232
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5054, -1.8960
NZ 01 SE BRIGNALL BRIGNALL VILLAGE
6/82 Anvil House
Schoolroom with master's house attached, now private house. Later C18.
Coursed rubble with horizontally-tooled quoins and dressings; stone slate roof.
North elevation in two sections: Right part is master's house, a gabled
2-storey bay with false 4-pane window on ground floor, 12-pane Yorkshire sash
above and coped gable; stepped-and-banded lateral stack on left return;
outshut on right has renewed window in old opening. Single-storey 2-bay
schoolroom to left has pent porch in right bay, with renewed door on left
return; and 4-pane sash at left. Coped left gable. Left return shows stepped
Rear elevation: house has French window,with renewed window in old opening
above; schoolroom two 4-pane sashes.
The school was in existence in 1794, and continued in use until 1866.
Included for historical interest.
Listing NGR: NZ0683112232
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
Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.