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Old School House, Church Preen

Description: Old School House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 July 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 258809

OS Grid Reference: SO5549397582
OS Grid Coordinates: 355493, 297582
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5742, -2.6582

Location: Church Preen, Shropshire SY6 7LH

Locality: Church Preen
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY6 7LH

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Listing Text

SO 59 NE
8/27 Old School House
School, now house. 1872 by Richard Norman Shaw. Timber framed and
coursed limestone rubble, machine tile roofs. T-plan with school to
right and gabled former schoolmaster's accommodation to left. One
storey to school, 2 storeys to house; timber framed gable supported
on carved wooden brackets; one 6-light wooden mullion window on first
floor of gable with 5-light stone mullion window below to right,
pointed doorway to left; school has 2 wooden mullioned and transomed
windows with leaded lights extending up as tile-hung dormers projecting
through roof slope, pointed doorway to right; right gable end with
3-light cusped window to first floor and 5-light mullion window below
to right; prominent tall red brick ridge stack with coupled shafts
to left of school range. The school was built at the expense of the
local landowner, Arthur Sparrow. Andrew Saint, Richard Norman Shaw
(1976), p.408.

Listing NGR: SO5549397582

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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