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School and Attached School House, Sheen

Description: School and Attached School House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 June 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 274334

OS Grid Reference: SK1131861450
OS Grid Coordinates: 411318, 361450
Latitude/Longitude: 53.1501, -1.8322

Location: Pown Street, Sheen, Staffordshire SK17 0ES

Locality: Sheen
Local Authority: Staffordshire Moorlands District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SK17 0ES

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Listing Text


- School and attached
School House


School and school house. Circa 1851, by C.W. Burleigh, and possibly
some work by Butterfield. Coursed rough-faced stone with dressed
details; blue machine tile roofs. Gothic asymmetric plan of two-
butted inverted 'T' shapes, short and broad to school side. Side and
end stacks. School: tall gabled single-storey frontage, well set back
return adjoining house on right with entrance under catslide, outshut
to left and angle buttress to right; gable has two pairs of trefoil-
headed lights with trefoil in apex over; stepped slit vents following
pitch line of outshut. Pair of stacks on side elevation very much in
the style of Butterfield. Further trefoil light to rear. School House:
single-storey and attic, two-window frontage with gabled projection to
left, balancing school; low entrance porch in return angle; small-
pane mullioned casements, two-light (one half dormer) to first floor
and three-light to ground floor.

Listing NGR: SK1131861450

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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