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The Old School House, Aston Cantlow

Description: The Old School House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 December 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 305368

OS Grid Reference: SP1376059829
OS Grid Coordinates: 413760, 259829
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2365, -1.7999

Location: Church Lane, Aston Cantlow, Warwickshire B95 6JB

Locality: Aston Cantlow
Local Authority: Stratford-on-Avon District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: B95 6JB

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Listing Text

SP15NW (South side)
7/21 The Old School House
11/12/69 (Formerly listed as School and
School House)

- II

School and master house, now house. 1847-48. Designed by William Butterfield.
Coursed lias with Quoins and limestone dressings. Tile roofs with coped gables;
lias and brick stacks. L-plan. Gothic Revival style. One storey and one storey
and attic; 6-window range. School projects forward on left. Entrance in outshut
in re-entrant angle has half-glazed door in arch. 3-light traceried window with
trefoiled lights and quatrefoils, and outer arch of thin voussoirs. Main range
bias plank door. Two 3-light mullioned and transomed windows, two-light mullioned
window, and lancet with transom; openings have relieving arches. Varied roof
levels. 4 dormers with C20 casements and glazed apexes. Left return side has 2
projecting external stacks; shafts missing. Paired and 4 single lancets, the
centre 3 with transoms. Rear similar to front. Late C19/early C20 brick addition
to school. interior not inspected.
(Buildings of England: Warwickshire, p.76; Paul Thompson, William Butterfield,
pp.216, 398, 401, 436).

Listing NGR: SP1376059829

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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