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Old School House, Therfield

Description: Old School House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 162441

OS Grid Reference: TL3347637150
OS Grid Coordinates: 533476, 237150
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0167, -0.0564

Location: Church Lane, Therfield, Hertfordshire SG8 9PX

Locality: Therfield
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG8 9PX

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Listing Text

TL 3337
(South side)
Old School House
House, formerly school master's dwelling. Early to mid C17 origins,
altered and refaced in early C19. Originally timber framed. Red brick
with white brick dressings. Tiled roof. 2 cells. 1 storey and attic.
Recessed entrance to left of centre, later weatherboarded porch.
Flanking small pane horizontal sliding sashes, recessed with slightly
cambered white brick heads, unevenly spaced. Over entrance and right
window are gabled dormers with small horizontal sliding sashes. Left end
extruded stack of C17 brick with tumbled-in offsets. C19 stack at right
end of ridge. Roughcast right gable end. Interior not inspected.
Included for group value and historic interest as C17/C18 village
school house.

Listing NGR: TL3347637150

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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