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The Old School and Adjoining Wall and Entrance to North

A Grade II Listed Building in Halse, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0438 / 51°2'37"N

Longitude: -3.2271 / 3°13'37"W

OS Eastings: 314069

OS Northings: 127881

OS Grid: ST140278

Mapcode National: GBR LW.GD8G

Mapcode Global: FRA 464C.6KZ

Entry Name: The Old School and Adjoining Wall and Entrance to North

Listing Date: 4 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1060599

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270354

Location: Halse, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA4

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Civil Parish: Halse

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


6/143 The Old School House and
adjoining wall and entrance to


School, now dwelling. Dated 1856. Light red brick with yellow sandstone dressings, steeply pitched slate roof with
overhanging eaves, decorated bargeboards on gabled return elevations, rendered stack to right, gabled bell-cote without
bell to left. 2-storeys, three bays; 2-light mullioned window with plate glass. Central depressed arch doorway, C19
plank door with studs. Left return gable (fronting road) has tablet with crest inscribed "E.P. 1856". Edward Prior of
Halse Manor paid for the school. Left return elevation linked to School Cottage (q.v.) by ogee - headed opening in red
sandstone coursed rubble wall, less than a metre in length on either side of ogee - headed plank door with studs.

Listing NGR: ST1406927881

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