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School House, Baschurch

Description: School House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 April 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 260721

OS Grid Reference: SJ4255922108
OS Grid Coordinates: 342559, 322108
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7935, -2.8533

Location: Eyton Lane, Baschurch, Shropshire SY4 2AU

Locality: Baschurch
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY4 2AU

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Listing Text

SJ 42 SW
15/22 School House
House, latterly part of school, now house. Early C18 with later additions
and alterations. Red sandstone ashlar with red brick addition; hipped
slate roof. Original rectangular block of 3 x 1 bays with central baffle
entry extended by one bay to left in mid-to late C19. 2 storeys and
attic on chamfered plinth with continuous floor band and corner pilasters.
3 small C19 casements to first floor alternating with 2 gabled dormers
in roof slope. Ground floor has C19 casements in C18 round-arched moulded
architraves with plain pilasters, imposts and projecting keystones to
either side of central entrance. This has slightly recessed C20 half-
glazed door in C18 moulded surround under bracketed flat hood with moulded
broken pediment above. Prominent ridge stack directly above has top
rebuilt in late C19 red brick with toothed capping. Right return has
blind window to ground floor with architrave like those to front and rect-
angular blind opening directly above. C19 addition has segmental-headed
casement on each floor and integral end stack with toothed capping.

Listing NGR: SJ4255922108

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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