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Old School House, Merton

Description: Old School House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 May 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 205010

OS Grid Reference: TQ2514367407
OS Grid Coordinates: 525143, 167407
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3919, -0.2027

Location: A239, Merton, Greater London SM4 5SR

Locality: Merton
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SM4 5SR

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Listing Text

TQ 26 NE
(south side)
4/13 Old School House
- II

House with attached school. Dated 1731; later additions. Brown brick, red
dressings; machine tiled pitched roof to eaves. 2 storeys. West facade of 3 bays.
Central square headed entrance with gabled hood. Old planked door. Segmental
headed sashed windows, glazing bars. Central bay above door blind with inset stone
bearing inscription: 'This School House was Erected at the Expense of Mrs Elizabeth
Gardiner deceased daughter of George Garth Esq in the year 1731 . The ground on
which this school stands on was the gift of Mrs Elizabeth Garth, wife of the late
Richard Garth Esq'. C19 additions to east and south facades.

Listing NGR: TQ2514467404

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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