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The Old School House, Nuneham Courtenay

Description: The Old School House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 July 1963
English Heritage Building ID: 248308

OS Grid Reference: SU5528799160
OS Grid Coordinates: 455287, 199160
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6885, -1.2016

Location: A4074, Nuneham Courtenay, Oxfordshire OX44 9NX

Locality: Nuneham Courtenay
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX44 9NX

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Listing Text

SU5599 (West side)
9/71 The Old School House
18/07/63 (Formerly listed as School


School house, now house. Mid C18. Brick in Flemish bond; old plain-tile roofs
with rebuilt brick stacks. 2-unit plan with end outshuts. 2 storeys plus attic.
Symmetrical 3-window front, with storey band and dentil eaves course, has
2-light casements at first floor, and a central 4-panel door with a rectangular
overlight and a flat canopy on brackets. The flanking windows have been altered
to 3-light casements. End outshuts are slightly recessed and have
segmental-arched windows, blind to right. Hipped main roof with 2 gabled roof
dormers and 2 tall stacks rising from the rear. Interior not inspected. Part of
the estate village built c.1760 for the 1st Earl Harcourt.
(H. Batey, "Nuneham Courtenay, an Oxfordshire C18 deserted village", Oxoniensia
Vol.33, 1968, p.108).

Listing NGR: SU5528799160

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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