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Description: The Old School House
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
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NUNEHAM COURTENAY A423
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
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Source: English Heritage
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