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Medbourne Old Village School and the Old School House, Medbourne

Description: Medbourne Old Village School and the Old School House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 190986

OS Grid Reference: SP7992092974
OS Grid Coordinates: 479920, 292974
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5288, -0.8233

Location: B664, Medbourne, Leicestershire LE16 8DT

Locality: Medbourne
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE16 8DT

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Listing Text

In the entry for MEDBOURNE
Main Street (west side)
Medbourne Village School
10/83 and The Old School House

Medbourne Old Village
the address shall be amended to School and The Old
School House


SP 7992 MAIN STREET (West Side)

10/83 Medbourne Village School and
The Old School House


Former school and teacher's house. 1868-9. Coursed rubble stone and squared
stone with stone and red brick dressings and striped plain and fishscale tile
roof with 2 brick ornamental ridge stacks and similar rear gable end stack.
Stone coped gables and elaborate moulded brick eaves. In Gothic style. 2
large gable facing with 2 smaller gables in between. Left gable is school.
2 storeys of 4 windows : that to left of 5-lights with cast iron glazing bars,
the centre 3 under brick arch with stone plate tracery, then 2-light, 1-light
and 2-light. On ground floor, from left, large projecting lean-to porch with
2 1-lights either side central gable with brick arch and openwork part-glazed
door, 3-light casement with top lights, part lean-to porch with open work
part-glazed door, and 3-light casement with top lights. On left side are
4 paired top-opening 1-lights with cast iron glazing bars. Gabled porch to
left. V.C.H., Vol. V.

Listing NGR: SP7992092974

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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