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The Old School House, Cothelstone

Description: The Old School House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 270304

OS Grid Reference: ST1835931731
OS Grid Coordinates: 318359, 131731
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0791, -3.1668

Location: Cothelstone Road, Cothelstone, Somerset TA4 3DS

Locality: Cothelstone
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA4 3DS

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Listing Text


3/93 The Old School House


School, now dwelling. Dated 1873. Red sandstone with Ham stone dressings,
moulded plinth, shallow pitched hipped slate roofs below high parapets,
stone stacks. Main facade faces South-east, 2 storey block with full
height canted bay, 5-light mullions using the tripartite baluster-type
mullions of Cothelstone Manor (qv), as do all the other windows. String
courses between storeys and high parapet. One storey block left with 4-
light mullion and string course continued around small block set in angle containing entrance and single light window. Left return elevation 3-light mullion, parapet topped by gable with ball finials and cap, containing
bell with plaque below inscribed - B73. Attractive attempt at developing
an Estate style. The property is also known as Woodcote.

Listing NGR: ST1835931731

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Source: English Heritage

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