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Old School House

A Grade II Listed Building in Alton, Staffordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.9782 / 52°58'41"N

Longitude: -1.8912 / 1°53'28"W

OS Eastings: 407399

OS Northings: 342325

OS Grid: SK073423

Mapcode National: GBR 37R.8PB

Mapcode Global: WHBD4.XDLN

Entry Name: Old School House

Listing Date: 17 November 1986

Last Amended: 12 February 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1191161

English Heritage Legacy ID: 275031

Location: Alton, Staffordshire Moorlands, Staffordshire, ST10

County: Staffordshire

District: Staffordshire Moorlands

Civil Parish: Alton

Built-Up Area: Alton (Staffordshire Moorlands

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Alton St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

The list entry for the following:-
HIGH STREET
SK 0642 - 0742 (north west side)

13/35 Alton National School
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GV II

Shall be amended to read as follows:-
SK 0642 - 0742 CASTLE GATE
13/35 The Old School House
GV II

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ALTON C.P. HIGH STREET (North-west-side)
SK 0642-0742
13/35 Alton National School
GV II
Former school, now house. Dated "Alton National School / A.D. / 1845".
Red brick with ashlar dressings; plain tile roof with shaped tile bands;
brick integral end stack. Aligned north-west/south-east facing south-west.
2 storeys with first floor band; 1:1:1 bays, central gabled porch with
small fixed light window to ground floor, datestone to first floor with
a square panel over containing a heraldic shield, slim rectangular
loop above chamfer mullioned windows to left and right which are of
3 lights containing small-pane fixed light windows in chamfered and
rebated surrounds. The right-hand return of the central porch has a
Tudor arch door. Alton National School occupies a prominent position at the south-
east corner of the churchyard of the Church of St. Peter (q.v.).


Listing NGR: SK0739942325

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

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