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Description: The School House
Date Listed: 5 November 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 189152
OS Grid Reference: SK5659510633
OS Grid Coordinates: 456595, 310633
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6904, -1.1641
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THURCASTON ANSTEY LANE (East Side)
SK 51 SE
4/96 No. 60 (The School House)
Cottage, formerly school, of 1715 with some later C19 modifications. Red
brick with granite rubble stone plinth and slate roof with rebuilt central
ridge stacks to both right and left sections. The latter section is lower.
Gable facing with door on right side. Right section of 2 storeys of 3
casements: 2 2-lights and 1-light over 2 3-lights with a 2-light to left of
door. Section to left has door and 2 2-light casements with 2 2-lights and a
1-light over. Some cambered lintels. Blocked windows to rear. Outshut with
2-light casement on left end. School built and endowed in 1715 by
Richard Hill, rector of Thurcaston.
Listing NGR: SK5659510633
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Source: English Heritage
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