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Description: School House
Staunton Church Hall
Date Listed: 6 December 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 126014
OS Grid Reference: SO7855529397
OS Grid Coordinates: 378555, 229397
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9626, -2.3135
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STAUNTON LEDBURY ROAD
SO 7829-7929 (north side)
13/195 School House and Staunton Church
Hall (formerly listed as Former
6.12.76 Staunton Church of England Primary
School and School House)
Former school and schoolmaster's house, now church hall and house.
1862 by G.R. Clarke. Squared, coursed, stone, ashlar dressings;
tiled roof, 2 bands of fish-scale tiles to school room. Three-
bay, single-storey schoolroom, rear wing; 2-bay, 2-storey cross
wing. Cross-wing gable on right: plinth, 3-light mullioned
window, stopped chamfers to vertical arrisses, stone lintel,
relieving arch over. To left boarded door up one stone step,
fanlight over, pointed head in stone lintel. First floor two 2-
light windows as below: trefoil vent in gable, parapet gable with
projecting kneelers and roll apex. Rendered chimney on right
return, stone chimney on ridge at rear, and on left return, on
ridge of schoolroom, last 2 with moulded stone caps. Schoolroom
slightly set back to left. Three 2-light plate tracery windows,
hoodmould, foliage stops, rising into dormers with parapet gables,
roll on ridge. To left gable wall brought forwards as buttress:
parapet gable with roll on apex. Open timber bellcote on ridge,
curved braces to plate: steep, square slated spire with iron
weathervane. Left return 3-light plate tracery window, hoodmould,
head stops: trefoil vent over. Boarded door on left in leanto to
rear, roof pitch flattened above. Forms group with Chartist
cottages opposite (q.v.). (Drawings at C.R.O., D2186/146;
Kelly's Worcestershire Directory, 1884.)
Listing NGR: SO7855529397
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