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The Old School House, Belsay

Description: The Old School House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 238567

OS Grid Reference: NZ1015279041
OS Grid Coordinates: 410152, 579041
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1057, -1.8424

Location: B6524, Belsay, Northumberland NE20 0EU

Locality: Belsay
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE20 0EU

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Listing Text

NZ 17 NW

11/81 The Old School House


Formerly school and schoolmaster's house, now house. Said to be 1841, though
dated 1829 on beam inside. For Sir Charles Monck. Ashlar with Welsh slate roof.
2-storey, 2-bay arcaded front block with single-storey former schoolroom to rear.

Arcade has wide elliptical arch to left and narrow round-headed arch to right.
Within arcade is an original large tripartite, multi-paned sash window. On 1st
floor 3 Yorkshire sashes. Cross-gabled, shallow-pitched roof with small square
end stacks.

Right return has the narrow end arch of the arcade on the left with a wide
elliptical arch to right, now filled with C20 wood boarding and small-paned

Former schoolroom 1 tall storey with three C20 small-paned casements.

Listing NGR: NZ1015279041

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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