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The Old School House, Stanway

Description: The Old School House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 134887

OS Grid Reference: SP0675232082
OS Grid Coordinates: 406752, 232082
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9872, -1.9031

Location: B4077, Stanway, Gloucestershire GL54 5PH

Locality: Stanway
Local Authority: Tewkesbury Borough Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL54 5PH

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Listing Text

SP 0632-0732
(north side)
13/101 The Old School House
Former school and school master's house. Third quarter C19.
Coursed, squared stone, ashlar dressings, clay tile roof. Three-
bay cross wing (former school), 2-bay house with rear wing, all 1 1/2
storeys. To road: 3-light mullioned window on left, slit window,
half-glazed door up one stone step, low, 2-centred arch over.
Above wall carried up into 2 dormers, 2-light mullioned windows,
parapet gables, ridge roll. Parapet gable on left, ashlar ridge
chimney, moulded cap; similar, smaller chimney to right of front
door. To right, projecting gable of schoolroom; tall, 3-light
mullioned window, 2 transoms, leaded lights: hoodmould stepped up
over plain shield over centre light: relieving arch. Slit window
above. Parapet gable, projecting kneelers, cross-gablet apex with
stone finial. Dormer, as front, on right return. Probably
National School, dated 1857 by V.C.H., 1870 by Kelly's Directory.
(Kelly's Gloucestershire Directory, 1894; V.C.H. Gloucestershire,

Listing NGR: SP0675232082

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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