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The Old School House

A Grade II Listed Building in Colne Engaine, Essex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9409 / 51°56'27"N

Longitude: 0.6888 / 0°41'19"E

OS Eastings: 584917

OS Northings: 230344

OS Grid: TL849303

Mapcode National: GBR QJN.6Z3

Mapcode Global: VHJJ6.WGJZ

Entry Name: The Old School House

Listing Date: 10 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1123240

English Heritage Legacy ID: 115856

Location: Colne Engaine, Braintree, Essex, CO6

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Civil Parish: Colne Engaine

Built-Up Area: Colne Engaine

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Colne Engaine St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

TL 8430-8530 COLNE ENGAINE BROOK STREET
(south side)

7/7 The Old School House

GV II

Elementary school, now a house. 1846. Pebble rubble with dressings of gault
brick and limestone, roofed with decorative 5-sided slates. Main range facing
E, with entrance block projecting forwards, forming an irregular T-plan.
Original internal stack at rear, opposite entrance block, and C20 stack to right
of it. C20 rear wing of yellow brick, roofed with plain slates. One storey. 2
C20 casements in original apertures. C20 double doors with 2-centred head in
original moulded stone surround, shafted jambs with capitals and bases in brick
dressings. In each return of entrance block, one original transomed light with
2-centred head. Brick quoins. Low-pitched roof. 2 octagonal brick shafts.
The C20 rear extension is executed sympathetically with the main building. The
front windows are not, but the original apertures are undisturbed. Included for
group value.


Listing NGR: TL8491730344

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