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The School House, with Front Boundary Railings, Long Sutton

Description: The School House, with Front Boundary Railings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 263223

OS Grid Reference: ST4687425362
OS Grid Coordinates: 346874, 125362
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0252, -2.7589

Location: B3165, Long Sutton, Somerset TA10 9HT

Locality: Long Sutton
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA10 9HT

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Listing Text

12/157 The School House, with front
boundary railings

Former school, now house. 1840, reshaped 1871. Local lias stone cut and squared, Ham stone dressings; Welsh slate roof
between coped gables; brick end chimney stacks. Single storey with attic, 2 bays. Below, 3-light chamfered mullioned
windows under square labels; above, pairs of 2-light mullioned windows set under segmental arched heads in slightly
projecting gabled dormers, each on 3 corbel blocks, with slit gable vents over: between bays a part-glazed door in
plain opening having thin stone lintol. C20 extension to rear. Interior not seen. 3 metres (average) east of house the
boundary railings, about 1 metre high, cast iron with spear-head points, and pair of simple matching gates, which add
to setting of house. Erected as the village schoolroom in 1840, on the site of a former vicarage, it became the
master's house in 1871 when the present school (q.v) was erected opposite. (VCH vol III, 1974).

Listing NGR: ST4687425362

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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