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The Old School House

A Grade II Listed Building in Culworth, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.1188 / 52°7'7"N

Longitude: -1.2072 / 1°12'25"W

OS Eastings: 454378

OS Northings: 247021

OS Grid: SP543470

Mapcode National: GBR 8TR.1MC

Mapcode Global: VHCW4.104J

Entry Name: The Old School House

Listing Date: 4 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1371839

English Heritage Legacy ID: 234076

Location: Culworth, South Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, OX17

County: Northamptonshire

District: South Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Culworth

Built-Up Area: Culworth

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Culworth St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

SP5447 (North side)
10/48 The Old School House


School, now house. Built 1789 for Lady Merial D'Anvers. Ironstone ashlar, slate
roof, flanking stone stacks. 2 storeys and attic, 4 bays. Central doorway with
stone lintel and 4-panel part-glazed door with overlight. Two sash windows with
side lights and stone lintels on either side. 3-light windows on first floor
with stone lintels, old iron casements and leaded panes. Coped gable ends with
kneelers. Octagonal timber bell turret with cupola and weather vane in centre of
roof. Interior not inspected. Noted by D. Knowles as having a stone on the west
gable marked' H. Ward, 1789' presumably the builder. This stone is not now
(Donald Knowles, 'A Village School', Bracknell, 1978).

Listing NGR: SP5437847021

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