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Description: The Old School House
Date Listed: 28 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 131013
OS Grid Reference: SP1914221457
OS Grid Coordinates: 419142, 221457
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8913, -1.7232
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WICK RISSINGTON WYCK RISSINGTON VILLAGE
SP 12 SE
1/282 The Old School House
Former school and school house. Built 1848. Orange-coloured
coursed squared and dressed limestone with cream-coloured quoins.
Stone slate and artificial stone slate roofing with stone ridge
tiling and brick stacks. 'L'-shaped plan with a single-storey
extension to the front and rear right. Gable end projects
forwards towards the road. Two-light stone-mullioned casements
with stopped hoods to the ground floor. Single-light casements
with dressed stone surrounds to the gable end of the former porch
to the left of the entrance. Single and 2-light stone-mullioned
casements with stopped hoods to the first floor of the school
house. Single 2-light dormer over school part. Double glazed
door with glazing bars within a Tudor-arched surround with carved
spandrels and a stopped hood between the school house and the
former entrance porch (with blocked door in the right-hand return).
Flat coped gables. Roll-moulded ridge tiling. Gable-end stacks.
Interior not inspected.
(V.C.H. Vol. VI p.120)
Listing NGR: SP1914221457
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Source: English Heritage
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