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The Old School and Former School, Lighthorne

Description: The Old School and Former School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 307118

OS Grid Reference: SP3432455868
OS Grid Coordinates: 434324, 255868
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2000, -1.4992

Location: Old School Lane, Lighthorne, Warwickshire CV35 0AX

Locality: Lighthorne
Local Authority: Stratford-on-Avon District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV35 0AX

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Listing Text

SP35NW (South side)
Nos. 1 and 2 The Old School and
former school


2 cottages and former school, now partly incorporated into No.2. Mid C18, with
minor mid/late C19 alterations. Small late C18/C19 addition to schoolroom.
Squared coursed limestone with string course; right end wall of school partly
rebuilt in C19 brick. Corrugated iron roofs; brick ridge and end stacks.
Addition of Flemish bond red brick, Old tile roof; brick end stack. No.1 on left
is 2-unit plan; No.2 is one-unit. 2 storeys and attic; 3-window range. Plank
doors throughout. No.1 has mid/late C19 slate hood with chamfered woodwork and
fretted bargeboards. No.2 has simple gabled hood. Mostly old 2-light leaded
casements, some centre-hung. No.1 has C19 one-, 3- and 2-light casements with
horizontal glazing bar on ground floor. Former schoolroom attached to right. One
storey, 4-window range. Entrance to right. 2 small C19 two-light casements.
Nos.1 and 2 have 2-light attic casements to return sides. Rear to road: 3-window
range. Ground floor has single lights. Former school has plank door and 3-light
C19 casement. Interior: No.1 has boxed ceiling beams. 6-panelled doors. No.2
noted as having ceiling beams and plank doors.

Listing NGR: SP3432455868

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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