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The Old School House

A Grade II Listed Building in Badby, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.228 / 52°13'40"N

Longitude: -1.1811 / 1°10'51"W

OS Eastings: 456029

OS Northings: 259182

OS Grid: SP560591

Mapcode National: GBR 8SF.873

Mapcode Global: VHCVK.G8YC

Entry Name: The Old School House

Listing Date: 18 January 1968

Last Amended: 29 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1075239

English Heritage Legacy ID: 360671

Location: Badby, Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN11

County: Northamptonshire

District: Daventry

Civil Parish: Badby

Built-Up Area: Badby

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Badby St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

SP5659 (East side)
13/26 The Old School House
18/01/68 (Formerly listed as The Old
School House (now Village
House, formerly village school. c.1812 by James Wyatt for the Dowager Lady
Knightley. Coursed squared ironstone, slate roofs, stone internal stacks.
T-plan. Two-storey, one-window centre flanked by symmetrical 2-window wings of
one-storey and attic. Gothick panelled door in chamfered stone surround with
4-centred head within one storey porch with chamfered doorway with 4-centred
head and hood mould. First floor window above has 2-light leaded window with
pointed head. Y-tracery, transom and hood mould with label stops flanked by
blank shields. Plain stone coped parapet with string course below. Wings have
stone mullion and transom windows with diamond pane leaded lights and hood
moulds, and stone coped gables with kneelers. C20 rear extension. Interior has
bread oven.
(Buildings of England: Northants, p.100; colvin, A Dictionary of British
Architecs, p.944).

Listing NGR: SP5602959182

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