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The Old School House, Whittington

Description: The Old School House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 January 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 129236

OS Grid Reference: SP0139620967
OS Grid Coordinates: 401396, 220967
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8873, -1.9811

Location: Whittington, Gloucestershire GL54 4HD

Locality: Whittington
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL54 4HD

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Listing Text

(north side)

2/131 Nos 1 and 2 The Old School House
(formerly listed as No 15)

Former school house adjoining The Old Shop (q.v.). Late C18-early
C19. Porch formerly dated 1830 on plaque set into pediment of
porch (inscription now illegible). Ashlar facade, otherwise
coursed squared and dressed limestone, stone slate roof, artificial
stone stack. Rectangular main body with single storey extension
rear left. Main body; 2 storeys and attic, 4-windowed facade, all
2-light stone-mullioned casements to first floor. Three-light
stone- mullioned casements either side of projecting porch windows
to ground floor. Central 4-panelled door with 4-pane hall light
over within projecting stone porch with simple triangular pediment
incorporating rectangular stone inscription panel. Two-light
stone- mullioned garret light and single-light with stone surround
in left gable end. Plank door up 7 brick steps in left wall of
single storey extension rear left, giving access to No 2. Flat
gable end coping to main body; left gable end stack. Interior not

Listing NGR: SP0139620967

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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