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The School House, with Front Boundary Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Long Sutton, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0252 / 51°1'30"N

Longitude: -2.7589 / 2°45'31"W

OS Eastings: 346874

OS Northings: 125362

OS Grid: ST468253

Mapcode National: GBR MH.HQW1

Mapcode Global: FRA 563D.P0V

Entry Name: The School House, with Front Boundary Railings

Listing Date: 7 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1236117

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263223

Location: Long Sutton, South Somerset, Somerset, TA10

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Long Sutton

Built-Up Area: Long Sutton (South Somerset) B

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

12/157 The School House, with front
boundary railings

Former school, now house. 1840, reshaped 1871. Local lias stone cut and squared, Ham stone dressings; Welsh slate roof
between coped gables; brick end chimney stacks. Single storey with attic, 2 bays. Below, 3-light chamfered mullioned
windows under square labels; above, pairs of 2-light mullioned windows set under segmental arched heads in slightly
projecting gabled dormers, each on 3 corbel blocks, with slit gable vents over: between bays a part-glazed door in
plain opening having thin stone lintol. C20 extension to rear. Interior not seen. 3 metres (average) east of house the
boundary railings, about 1 metre high, cast iron with spear-head points, and pair of simple matching gates, which add
to setting of house. Erected as the village schoolroom in 1840, on the site of a former vicarage, it became the
master's house in 1871 when the present school (q.v) was erected opposite. (VCH vol III, 1974).

Listing NGR: ST4687425362

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