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The Old School House

A Grade II Listed Building in Gretton, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.5402 / 52°32'24"N

Longitude: -0.6755 / 0°40'31"W

OS Eastings: 489924

OS Northings: 294412

OS Grid: SP899944

Mapcode National: GBR DVJ.Q0V

Mapcode Global: VHFN6.7FQ2

Entry Name: The Old School House

Listing Date: 6 March 1974

Last Amended: 6 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1286602

English Heritage Legacy ID: 229845

Location: Gretton, Corby, Northamptonshire, NN17

County: Northamptonshire

District: Corby

Civil Parish: Gretton

Built-Up Area: Gretton (Corby)

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Gretton St James the Great

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

SP8994 (North side)
10/62 No.23 (The Old School House)
06/03/74 (Formerly listed as The Old
School, The Cross)


School and attached masters house, now one dwelling. Datestone 1853. Limestone
ashlar with slate roof. House originally 3-unit plan: together with school it
forms an L-shape plan. Single storey with attic. House is of 4-window range of
C20 casements, with glazing bars, in original openings under rusticated heads.
C20 half dormers. Central stone porch with pediment and rusticated arch-head
opening. Ashlar stacks at eaves to left of porch and at ends. School room is
attached at right angles to right with plain 9-light casement under stone lintel
in gable end. Plain gabled stone porch to left has 4-panel door. Interior not
inspected. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SP8992494412

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