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The Old School House, Eydon

Description: The Old School House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 234118

OS Grid Reference: SP5415350090
OS Grid Coordinates: 454153, 250090
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1465, -1.2100

Location: School Lane, Eydon, Northamptonshire NN11 3PH

Locality: Eydon
Local Authority: South Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN11 3PH

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Listing Text

SP5450 (North side)
8/89 The Old School House


School, now house. C19. Datestone 1854, converted to dwelling in 1981. Noted as
having been designed by Sir Henry Dryden'of Canons Ashbv, Coursed squared
ironstone, tile rouf, stone stacks. One storey and attic, 3 bays. Gabled
2 storey porch to left has entrance with 4-centred stone arch and ribbed plank
door. Stone plaque above carved with motto "Virtutis Amore". 3-light stone
mullioned window to attic. Two 3-light stone mullioned windows on ground floor
to right. Gabled half dormers with 3-light stone mullioned windows. Coped gable
ends with kneelers. Interior not inspected,
(6ervase Jackson-Stops, Canons Ashby, The National Trust, 1984, p.49).

Listing NGR: SP5415350090

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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