Description: Numbers 5 and 7 (Former School and Schoolmaster's House)
Date Listed: 5 February 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 251738
OS Grid Reference: SP2645518709
OS Grid Coordinates: 426455, 218709
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8663, -1.6172
Explore more of the area around Milton-under-Wychwood, Oxfordshire at Explore Britain.
MILTON-UNDER-WYCHWOOD CHURCH ROAD
Nos 5 and 7 (former
School and Schoolmaster's
Former Primary School and Schoolmaster's House. 1853-54 by G E Street, Oxford
Diocesan Architect. Rubble with ashlar quoins and dressings, steep Cotswold stone
roofs to two of the buildings. Gothic, a muscular variation on the lancet style;
irregular plan, school in 2 parallel rnages, schoolmaster's house L-plan to east.
Coped gables, mostly pointed and triangular head windows, mullioned with transoms.
Main west front has high schoolroom gable with triple paired lancets with triangular
heads and roundels; lean-to below with gabled entry (a Street speciality). Projec-
ting gabled wing to right with high-transomed windows and lean-to bracketed hood to
door on south return. South front has 3 irregular gables, the left-hand one with
recessed arch. North return has 2 sets of 3 cusp-headed lancets with transoms below
string level and a square corner buttress.
Listing NGR: SP2645518709
Source: English Heritage
Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.