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The Old School, Newton

Description: The Old School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 November 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 183109

OS Grid Reference: SD6979550524
OS Grid Coordinates: 369795, 450524
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9499, -2.4617

Location: B6478, Newton, Lancashire BB7 3DY

Locality: Newton
Local Authority: Ribble Valley Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BB7 3DY

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Listing Text


18/58 The Old School

Former school, 1842. Squared watershot sandstone with slate roof. One
storey, 4 bays, with projecting furrowed quoins. The stone window surrounds
are chamfered, with chamfered central mullions and hoods. The diagonal
iron glazing bars remain, except for the left-hand lights in bays 3 and 4.
In the centre of the facade is a steep gable with a coping and a stone
bellcote. Below is a door with chamfered stone surround. Above the door
and beneath a hood is an inscribed plaque: 'NEWTON NATIONAL SCHOOL ERECTED
A.D. 1842'. The left-hand gable has a coping and an octagonal chimney cap.

Listing NGR: SD6979550524

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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