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The Old School House, Rockingham

Description: The Old School House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 229919

OS Grid Reference: SP8664291698
OS Grid Coordinates: 486642, 291698
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5163, -0.7246

Location: Main Street, Rockingham, Northamptonshire LE16 8TG

Locality: Rockingham
Local Authority: Corby Borough Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: LE16 8TG

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Listing Text

SP8691 (West side)
12/137 The Old School House and Nos.
25, 26 and 27


Row of 4 houses. Datestone 1865 for Rockingham Castle estate. Squared coursed
and banded limestone and ironstone with slate roofs. Each originally of 2-unit
terrace plans. 2 storeys. Together comprising a 4-window range. Those at first
floor are set in eaves dormers. 3 windows to left are leaded casements under
shallow stone arches. Bay to right breaks forward as a gabled cross wing and has
a casement with glazing bar under a shallow stone arch to first floor and a
square bay to the ground floor. Pair of C19 ribbed doors to right and single
door to left, all with lattice porches. Plain wood bargeboards and brick and
stone stacks, partially renewed, at ridge eaves and end. Cross wing to left has
datestone and may be of different build to main range; was originally the school
master's house. Elevation to left has stone gabled porch. Interiors not
inspected. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SP8664291698

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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