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The Old Schoolhouse, Denchworth

Description: The Old Schoolhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 251101

OS Grid Reference: SU3808191707
OS Grid Coordinates: 438081, 191707
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6229, -1.4513

Location: Circourt Road, Denchworth, Oxfordshire OX12 0DX

Locality: Denchworth
Local Authority: Vale of White Horse District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX12 0DX

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Listing Text

1/7 The Old Schoolhouse
(Formerly listed as School and
School house)


School and schoolhouse, now house. c.1853, by G.E. Street. Coursed and snecked
dressed limestone; old and C20 tile roof; stone stacks. Asymmetrical plan;
schoolhouse to left, school to right. Gothic Revival Style. One storey and attic
schoolhouse; one storey school; 4-window range. Asymmetrical elevation has
recessed left bay and gabled wall with schoolhouse entrance built flush to side
wall of school. 2 pointed chamfered doorways with inserted C20 windows.
Schoolhouse has shallow pointed tympanum arches over 3-light leaded first-floor
casement and C20 ground-floor casements. School has lateral external stack
flanked by 2-light chamfered stone-mullioned windows with small panes. Cusped
rafters exposed at eaves. Gabled roof; gable end and lateral stacks. 3-light
leaded casement in left gable wall and pointed chamfered arch over plank door
with original fittings in left side wall of left gable.

Listing NGR: SU3808191707

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Source: English Heritage

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