Description: School House and School Cottage
Date Listed: 12 December 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 315687
OS Grid Reference: ST9551992870
OS Grid Coordinates: 395519, 192870
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6346, -2.0661
ST 99 SE CRUDWELL EASTCOURT ROAD
3/65 School House and
Former school room and school house, now 2 dwellings. 1670 with
C19 alterations and thorough restoration at time of resurvey
(August 1986). Coursed rubble with flush rusticated dressed stone
quoins, stone dressings and hipped stone slate roofs with stone
ridge stacks. Rectangular plan. Two-storey, 3-window north
front. One chamfered cross-mullion to ground floor left, timber
casement in original opening to right and 2-light chamfered
mullions to upper floor (only upper window to right is original).
Central round-headed doorway with projecting keystone and abaci,
plank door. Continuous string course with flush relieving arches
over ground floor windows. East front has renewed cross-mullion
and 2-light mullion fenestration and C20 plank door to centre.
Interior: ground floor room in School Cottage to right of north
front has Tudor-arched fireplace with moulded jambs and stop-
chamfered beams; interior of School House entirely remodelled.
Built by Lord Lucas.
(Aubrey & Jackson, Wiltshire Collections, 1862; N. Pevsner, The
Buildings of England Wiltshire, 1975)
Listing NGR: ST9551992870
Source: English Heritage
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