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Rochester Old School House, Rochester

Description: Rochester Old School House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 239723

OS Grid Reference: NY8335897895
OS Grid Coordinates: 383358, 597895
Latitude/Longitude: 55.2749, -2.2635

Location: A68, Rochester, Northumberland NE19 1RH

Locality: Rochester
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE19 1RH

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Listing Text

NY 89 NW (East side)

16/63 Rochester Old
School House


Former school now private house. Mid C19, porch built 1852. Dressed stone
with Welsh slate roof. Single-storey, 4-bay school with gabled roof.

Porch on right return built of Roman stones from Bremenium (High Rochester).
The stones include many channelled gutterstones and the ball finials to the
kneelers are ballistae or projectiles from spring guns.

C20 addition to left not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NY8335897895

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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