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The Old School House, Pakenham

Description: The Old School House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 July 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 283666

OS Grid Reference: TL9288367173
OS Grid Coordinates: 592883, 267173
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2689, 0.8254

Location: Church Hill, Pakenham, Suffolk IP31 2LN

Locality: Pakenham
Local Authority: St Edmundsbury Borough Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP31 2LN

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Listing Text


4/83 The Old School House


A National School and schoolhouse, now in residential occupation. 1842,
extended 1872. Single storey, irregular form. Black knapped flint with red
brick dressings to older part. Street frontage has double Roman tiled roof,
with 2 gables. Below each gable, a canted bay window with a pitched roof of
fishscale tiles. Central gabled porch. The south side retains the schoolroom
windows: triple full-height small-paned sashes, and the school door. The
extension at the rear is in red brick, with 2 bands of blue headers across the
front. Plaintiled roof, and large-paned sash windows with cambered heads.

Listing NGR: TL9288367173

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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