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Old School, Bishop Norton

Description: Old School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 February 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 196764

OS Grid Reference: SK9839692593
OS Grid Coordinates: 498396, 392593
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4210, -0.5208

Location: Main Street, Bishop Norton, Lincolnshire LN8 2BE

Locality: Bishop Norton
Local Authority: West Lindsey District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: LN8 2BE

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Listing Text

(South side)

3/8 Old School


Former school, now closed. 1872. Red brick with ashlar
dressings and blue brick polychromatic bands and dressings;
patterned slate roof, with raised stone coped gables and ornate
moulded kneelers, having a reduced double ridge brick stack. T-
plan with bellcote over doorway. Single storey 2 bay front with
dentillated eaves course; the right hand bay projects under a
gable and has a 3 light timber window with ashlar cill and
triangular polychromatic arch with tympanum of fish scale tiles.
Above is a vertical ventilation slot. The left hand bay consists
of a planked door in a pointed polychromatic arch with hood mould
flanked by single buttresses. Over the door is a stepped tumbled
gable topped by an ashlar coped gabled bellcote with ornate
kneelers and tall iron pinnacle. Listed for group value only.

Listing NGR: SK9839692593

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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