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The Old School House, Culworth

Description: The Old School House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 234076

OS Grid Reference: SP5437847021
OS Grid Coordinates: 454378, 247021
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1188, -1.2072

Location: The Green, Culworth, Northamptonshire OX17 2BB

Locality: Culworth
Local Authority: South Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX17 2BB

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Listing Text

SP5447 (North side)
10/48 The Old School House


School, now house. Built 1789 for Lady Merial D'Anvers. Ironstone ashlar, slate
roof, flanking stone stacks. 2 storeys and attic, 4 bays. Central doorway with
stone lintel and 4-panel part-glazed door with overlight. Two sash windows with
side lights and stone lintels on either side. 3-light windows on first floor
with stone lintels, old iron casements and leaded panes. Coped gable ends with
kneelers. Octagonal timber bell turret with cupola and weather vane in centre of
roof. Interior not inspected. Noted by D. Knowles as having a stone on the west
gable marked' H. Ward, 1789' presumably the builder. This stone is not now
(Donald Knowles, 'A Village School', Bracknell, 1978).

Listing NGR: SP5437847021

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Source: English Heritage

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