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The Old School House, Brettenham

Description: The Old School House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 March 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 219841

OS Grid Reference: TL9236881702
OS Grid Coordinates: 592368, 281702
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3995, 0.8262

Locality: Brettenham
Local Authority: Breckland District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP24 2SB

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Listing Text

TL 98 SW
8/10 The Old School House


School, now private house. 1872. Flint with brick quoins and tiles roof.
T plan, having Master's house in head and school room in stem. One storey
and attic. Entrance through square porch with doorway under pointed segmental
head. House to left has tall gable with brick tumbling on painted brick
kneelers. One window to ground and attic floor. School room has 2 casements,
the larger under pointed brick arch within gable. Gable with tumbling and
kneelers. All arched windows have spandrels decorated with glazed tiles
in diaper pattern. Main east gable also with tumbling and kneelers above
tall 5-light arched window lighting school room. Timber mullions rise to
arch. Gabled roof with brick eaves cornice. 2 stacks over left wing.

Listing NGR: TL9236881702

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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