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St Stephen's Old School in St Stephen's Churchyard

A Grade II Listed Building in Tockholes, Blackburn with Darwen

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7059 / 53°42'21"N

Longitude: -2.5166 / 2°30'59"W

OS Eastings: 365992

OS Northings: 423395

OS Grid: SD659233

Mapcode National: GBR BTVL.Y8

Mapcode Global: WH977.93VV

Entry Name: St Stephen's Old School in St Stephen's Churchyard

Listing Date: 24 November 1966

Last Amended: 27 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1163494

English Heritage Legacy ID: 184729

Location: Tockholes, Blackburn with Darwen, BB3

County: Blackburn with Darwen

Civil Parish: Tockholes

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Darwen St Cuthbert with Tockholes

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 62 SE TOCKHOLES CHAPELS LANE

4/56 St. Stephen's Old School, in
24.11.1966 St. Stephen's churchyard
(Formerly listed as St.Stephen's
GV II Old School, in churchyard
(with external pulpit))

School, dated 1834 on plaque beside door. Sandstone random rubble with slate
roof. Very simple rectangular single-storey structure built against slope;
plain doorway offset to the left, a 2-light window with hollow-chamfered
mullion to the left of it; to the right the only opening in an otherwise long
blind wall is an arched raised doorway enclosed at the base by a stone pulpit
on a pedestal. Above and to the right of the entrance is a square plaque
inscribed:
St. Stephen's School,
Tockholes, was erected
A.D. 1834, upon the
Glebe Land by voluntary
Subscription, aided with
a Grant of £150 from the
National Society, London
Gilmour Robinson, In.


Listing NGR: SD6599223395

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