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Numbers 5 and 7 (Former School and Schoolmaster's House), Milton-under-Wychwood

Description: Numbers 5 and 7 (Former School and Schoolmaster's House)

Grade: II
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

Location: Church Road, Milton under Wychwood, Oxfordshire OX7 6LF

Locality: Milton-under-Wychwood
Local Authority: West Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX7 6LF

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Listing Text

SP 2618-2718
(east side)
Nos 5 and 7 (former
School and Schoolmaster's
5.2.76 House)

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

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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