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Ivy Cottage Mayfields School House, Swynnerton

Description: Ivy Cottage Mayfields School House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 272372

OS Grid Reference: SJ8485441276
OS Grid Coordinates: 384854, 341276
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9686, -2.2270

Location: Ridding Bank, Swynnerton, Staffordshire ST4 8SB

Locality: Swynnerton
Local Authority: Stafford Borough Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST4 8SB

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Listing Text

24.1.67 School House
(formerly listed as
School House at Hanchurch)
- Mayfields
- Ivy Cottage
SJ 84 SW 1/3

Of mediaeval origin in part but generally much altered and divided into 3 dwellings.
T-shaped on plan. The hall wing on right-hand side, which is Mayfield, has modern
cement rendered front to earlier timber frame exposed internally with central cruck
truss, cruck spurs, stop chamfered ceiling beams to ground storey and massive stone
chimney at east end,having ingle fireplace with deep roll-moulded beam. Ivy Cottage
is an early C19 2-storeyed brick wing at rear. Cross wing on left-hand side, which
is School House, is C17, of exposed timber frame with square panel studwork; 2
storeyed and with front gable having billet moulded soffit to tie beam with cruciform
ornamented studwork below. Modern windows on old brackets; tiles throughout.

Listing NGR: SJ8485441276

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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