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Old School House

A Grade II Listed Building in Batley, Kirklees

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Latitude: 53.7325 / 53°43'57"N

Longitude: -1.6679 / 1°40'4"W

OS Eastings: 422006

OS Northings: 426289

OS Grid: SE220262

Mapcode National: GBR JTS8.PQ

Mapcode Global: WHC9Q.CF0X

Entry Name: Old School House

Listing Date: 13 January 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1184018

English Heritage Legacy ID: 340937

Location: Kirklees, WF17

County: Kirklees

Electoral Ward/Division: Birstall and Birkenshaw

Built-Up Area: Batley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Birstall St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text


2/32 Old School House


Former National School, now workshop. Dated 1818. Hammer dressed
stone. Stone slate roof with roll top parapets and huge square
finials on short square bases. Single storey. 5 bays. Central
porch with crenellated parapet with 2 finials as before. Two small
lancet lights to each side of central arched doorway, with plaque
over which reads: NATIONAL SCHOOL
To each side are two, very tall and slender chamfered stone mullioned
windows, each of 3 lights.

Five similar windows to rear, the centre one being part obscured by
later extension.

Listing NGR: SE2200626289

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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