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The Old Latin School

A Grade II Listed Building in Beachampton, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 52.0229 / 52°1'22"N

Longitude: -0.8694 / 0°52'9"W

OS Eastings: 477675

OS Northings: 236656

OS Grid: SP776366

Mapcode National: GBR BZ0.30S

Mapcode Global: VHDT4.WF83

Entry Name: The Old Latin School

Listing Date: 25 September 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1214915

English Heritage Legacy ID: 399900

Location: Beachampton, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, MK19

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

Civil Parish: Beachampton

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Beachampton

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SP 73 NE

The Old Latin School
(Formerly listed as The Old Latin School (Elmer's))



Former school-house, now dwelling. Documented 1668, some C18 alterations.
Founded by William Elmer of Grange Farmhouse opposite. Coursed
rubble stone, plinth, rough quoins, timber lintels to openings, old
tile roof, end stacks. School-room to centre of ground floor. Two
storeys and attic, five bays. Leaded casements, 3-light to outer bays,
2-light to inner bays and above door on porch. Flat stone arch
over lower right-hand window. Two gabled dormers with bargeboards
and diagonally leaded paired casements to inner bays. Centre bay has
two storey gabled porch with C19 6-panelled door set back under segmental
moulded arch, string course at impost level. Central clock turret
with pointed arched lights and leaded ogee cap on bracketted cornice.
Modern extension to rear.

RCHM II pp 62-3. MON 7

Listing NGR: SP7767536656

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