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School House, Ramsbottom

Description: School House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 210644

OS Grid Reference: SD7860416484
OS Grid Coordinates: 378604, 416484
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6444, -2.3251

Location: School Street, Ramsbottom, Bury BL0 9HG

Locality: Ramsbottom
County: Bury
Country: England
Postcode: BL0 9HG

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Listing Text

- No 85
(School House)

- II

Built c1864, mainly from material salvaged from Manchester Parish Church (then under
restoration) and from the old courthouse of Holcombe (being demolished). The main
doorway, wish gable hood and lintel dated 1664, and possibly the window mullions
and hoods are from the latter; the gutter gargoyle at the head of the gable front,
the carved crossed keys and a datestone of 1414 are from the former. Coursed rubble.
2 storeys. 2 windows, the left-hand one of 2 small lights over the door, the right-
hand ones 3-light with dripmoulds and not aligned. 6 corbels under eaves. Return
front to right has plain central porch and one 3-light hooded mullioned window.

Listing NGR: SD7860416484

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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