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School House Adjoining Parish Room and Garden Wall to Front with Gatepiers, Newton St Loe

Description: School House Adjoining Parish Room and Garden Wall to Front with Gatepiers

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 February 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 32564

OS Grid Reference: ST7016064851
OS Grid Coordinates: 370160, 164851
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3819, -2.4301

Location: Newton St Loe, Bath and North East Somerset BA2 9BU

Locality: Newton St Loe
County: Bath and North East Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA2 9BU

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Listing Text


8/154 School House adjoining Parish
Room and Garden Wall to Front
1.2.56 with Gatepiers (formerly listed
G.V. as Free School)


Free school, now a house and parish room. Dated 1698, restored and extended
(parish room) 1911. Coursed rubble with freestone quoins and dressings, plain
and fish-scale tiled roof with coped raised verges. 2 storeys and attics.
Five 2-light casement windows in ovolo moulded mullions and surrounds and
under continuous dripmoulds. Central studded and panelled door with strap
hinges, in bolection moulded surround and under a semi-circular hood on carved
consoles. Over the door are arms and an inscription which reads: "This Free
Schoole was built and/Endowed att the charge of RICHARD/JONES of Stowey in the
County of/Somerset-Esq. Anno Dmni 1698". Underneath it reads "RESTORED
CORONATION YEAR. 1911". At the left is the Parish Room. 2- and 4-light
cross window in ovolo moulded surrounds. Projecting gabled porch with outer
moulded and 4-centre headed archway. Coped, rubble front garden wall with
2 sets of square ashlar gatepiers with moulded caps and ball finials.

Listing NGR: ST7016064851

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Source: English Heritage

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