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School House

A Grade II Listed Building in Ramsbottom, Bury

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Latitude: 53.6444 / 53°38'39"N

Longitude: -2.3251 / 2°19'30"W

OS Eastings: 378604

OS Northings: 416484

OS Grid: SD786164

Mapcode National: GBR DV69.F9

Mapcode Global: WH97J.8N1G

Entry Name: School House

Listing Date: 29 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1067264

English Heritage Legacy ID: 210644

Location: Bury, BL0

County: Bury

Electoral Ward/Division: Ramsbottom

Built-Up Area: Ramsbottom

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Ramsbottom St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

- No 85
(School House)

- II

Built c1864, mainly from material salvaged from Manchester Parish Church (then under
restoration) and from the old courthouse of Holcombe (being demolished). The main
doorway, wish gable hood and lintel dated 1664, and possibly the window mullions
and hoods are from the latter; the gutter gargoyle at the head of the gable front,
the carved crossed keys and a datestone of 1414 are from the former. Coursed rubble.
2 storeys. 2 windows, the left-hand one of 2 small lights over the door, the right-
hand ones 3-light with dripmoulds and not aligned. 6 corbels under eaves. Return
front to right has plain central porch and one 3-light hooded mullioned window.

Listing NGR: SD7860416484

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