Old School House

Date:
5 Sep 1999
Location:
Old School House, Central Road, Morden, Merton, Greater London, SM4 5SR
Reference:
IOE01/02197/12
Type:
Photograph (Digital)

Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

LONDON BOROUGH OF MERTON CENTRAL ROAD, Morden TQ 26 NE (south side) 4/13 Old School House 7.5.54 - II

House with attached school. Dated 1731; later additions. Brown brick, red dressings; machine tiled pitched roof to eaves. 2 storeys. West facade of 3 bays.

Central square headed entrance with gabled hood. Old planked door. Segmental headed sashed windows, glazing bars. Central bay above door blind with inset stone bearing inscription: 'This School House was Erected at the Expense of Mrs Elizabeth Gardiner deceased daughter of George Garth Esq in the year 1731 . The ground on which this school stands on was the gift of Mrs Elizabeth Garth, wife of the late Richard Garth Esq'. C19 additions to east and south facades.

Listing NGR: TQ2514467404

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/1962 IOE Records taken by Christopher Strevens; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mr Christopher Strevens. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Strevens, Christopher

Rights Holder: Strevens, Christopher

Keywords

Brick, Tile, Stuart House, Georgian Monument <By Form>, Domestic, Dwelling, School, Education

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