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School and Schoolhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Compton Abbas, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9658 / 50°57'56"N

Longitude: -2.1879 / 2°11'16"W

OS Eastings: 386898

OS Northings: 118503

OS Grid: ST868185

Mapcode National: GBR 1Y2.CNR

Mapcode Global: FRA 669K.HF5

Entry Name: School and Schoolhouse

Listing Date: 16 August 1960

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1324586

English Heritage Legacy ID: 102946

Location: Compton Abbas, North Dorset, Dorset, SP7

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

Civil Parish: Compton Abbas

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Compton Abbas St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

ST 81 NE COMPTON ABBAS WEST COMPTON

10/104 School and Schoolhouse
16.8.60.
GV II

School and schoolhouse, school now village hall. Dated 1849. Coursed,
squared rubble with tiled, gable-ended roof. Stone copings and shaped
kneelers. 2 staged ashlar stack with moulded caps from west eaves of
schoolroom. Other irregularly placed brick stacks. House forms cross-
wing to schoolroom. Porch in re-entrant angle. School room single
storey, house 2 storeys. Schoolroom of 3 bays. Square-headed stone
mullioned window. Gable facing road has a 4-centred head stone window
with plain mullions. Porch doorway has moulded 4-centred head and
original ribbed door.


Listing NGR: ST8689818503

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