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School House, Burton on the Wolds

Description: School House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 March 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 189286

OS Grid Reference: SK5790420842
OS Grid Coordinates: 457904, 320842
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7821, -1.1429

Location: B676, Burton On The Wolds, Leicestershire LE12 5SQ

Locality: Burton on the Wolds
Local Authority: Charnwood Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE12 5SQ

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Listing Text

1/28 School House


School house, 1881. A long red brick range with central gables bearing Packe
family crest in stone cartouche, and having ornate barge boards and finials.
To left and right, symmetrically placed entrances in gabled porches with pierced
barge boards with finials and chamfered 4-centred arched entrances. Two central
and two outer top-light opening windows with cambered brick heads and stone
sills. Plain tiled roof, 2 axial stacks.

The school was originally an endowed foundation of 1657, moved to the present
site from the churchyard in 1840, enlarged and made a Board school in 1882.

Listing NGR: SK5790420842

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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