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The Old School House, Adlestrop

Description: The Old School House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 130140

OS Grid Reference: SP2438425866
OS Grid Coordinates: 424384, 225866
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9308, -1.6468

Location: Adlestrop, Gloucestershire GL56 0YG

Locality: Adlestrop
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL56 0YG

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Listing Text

SP 22 NW
4/28 Nos. 1 and 2 The Old School House
Former school and school house, now 2 houses semi-detached. c1870
for Harman Grisewood. Coursed squared and dressed limestone and
sandstone, ashlar quoins, limestone stacks. School house (right)
'T' shaped. School attached left also 'T' shaped. Tudor-Gothic
style. School house 2 storeys, school formerly one storey now
two. Gable-end of school house projects forwards right, gable-end
of school projects forwards left with single-storey porch set back
at right angles on left. Ground floor of gable ends at front lit
by canted bay windows with 'Tudor'-arched lights with horizontal
glazing bars. Parapet with pierced trefoil decoration over right-
hand window. 2-light stone-mullioned casement with 'Tudor'-arched
lights and stopped hood above. 3-light C20 stone-mullioned
casement with glazing bars and stopped hood over left-hand bay,
round-headed niche above. Single light window with 'Tudor'-arched
head to porch left. C19 plank door with decorative hinges within
'Tudor'-arched surround with carved spandrels and stopped hood.
Access to former school house through gable-end of porch. Moulded
saddleback gable coping with pointed cusping and finials at apexes
of both principal gables at front.
Interiors not inpected.

Listing NGR: SP2438625865

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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