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School House

A Grade II Listed Building in Burton on the Wolds, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7821 / 52°46'55"N

Longitude: -1.1429 / 1°8'34"W

OS Eastings: 457904

OS Northings: 320842

OS Grid: SK579208

Mapcode National: GBR 8KP.KV8

Mapcode Global: WHDHR.DBZJ

Entry Name: School House

Listing Date: 15 March 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1307360

English Heritage Legacy ID: 189286

Location: Burton on the Wolds, Charnwood, Leicestershire, LE12

County: Leicestershire

District: Charnwood

Civil Parish: Burton on the Wolds

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Prestwold St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

SK 52 SE BURTON ON THE WOLDS NOTTINGHAM ROAD
1/28 School House

II

School house, 1881. A long red brick range with central gables bearing Packe
family crest in stone cartouche, and having ornate barge boards and finials.
To left and right, symmetrically placed entrances in gabled porches with pierced
barge boards with finials and chamfered 4-centred arched entrances. Two central
and two outer top-light opening windows with cambered brick heads and stone
sills. Plain tiled roof, 2 axial stacks.

The school was originally an endowed foundation of 1657, moved to the present
site from the churchyard in 1840, enlarged and made a Board school in 1882.


Listing NGR: SK5790420842

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