Description: Forsters Cottage
Date Listed: 14 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 314487
OS Grid Reference: ST8608561560
OS Grid Coordinates: 386085, 161560
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3529, -2.2012
ST 8661 HOLT CHURCH STREET
10/39 Forsters Cottage
National school, now detached cottage. 1834, converted 1980s.
Limestone ashlar, artificial stone slate roof with ashlar stack,
formerly bellcote. L-plan. Single-storey, 6-window. Central
gabled porch with Tudor-arched doorway with hoodmould and door with
8 fielded panels, coped verge, three square-headed 2-light windows
with cusped lights and hoodmoulds either side. Right and left
returns have tall square-headed 2-light window with cusped lights
and hoodmoulds. Rear wing has gabled half-dormers with 2-light
square-headed Perpendicular-style windows with hoodmoulds,
quatrefoiled lozenges over windows. Good example of little altered
village school with good detail.
Listing NGR: ST8608561560
Source: English Heritage
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