Description: The School House
Date Listed: 19 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 248258
OS Grid Reference: SU5636499611
OS Grid Coordinates: 456364, 199611
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6924, -1.1860
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MARSH BALDON THE GREEN
SU5699 (North side)
10/25 The School House
School house and school room. Probably C17 re-modelled and extended as school in
1771 and extended C19. Brick in Flemish bond and some limestone rubble; old
plain-tile roof with brick ridge stack. 2-unit plan, extended. One storey plus
attic. Irregular front has a central plank door and 4 casements of 2 and 3
lights, all with segmental arches except for that immediately left of the
entrance which has a rubbed and gauged flat arch. 2 gabled dormers to right and
one to left. Stack, to right of centre, has 2 narrow-brick shafts. Rear wall is
rubble. Rear wing, returning to right, is in C19 brick with yellow dressings.
lnterior: large back-to-back stacks have an inglenook fireplace with a
herringbone tile fireback and a blocked bread-oven; stop-chamfered beams; winder
stair beside stack.
Listing NGR: SU5636499611
Source: English Heritage
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