Old School

18 May 2005
Old School, A6, Beetham, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA7 7BQ
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Old School, Stanley Street, Beetham, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA7 7BQ
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

SD 4979 BEETHAM STANLEY STREET, (North side) Beetham

9/11 Old School


Former School now Village Hall. Rebuilt in 1827 on site of Grammar School founded in 1663. Limestone rubble walls with roughly-dressed limestone quoins and window surrounds; graduated greenslate roof with stone ridge. Roughly T-shaped plan. Single storey. Blocked doorway in South-West gable; inserted doorway in return has board door. Pointed-arched windows to all but North-East elevation, that in South-East gable with traceried glazing bars: all others blocked but said to have leaded glazing. Chimney on South-East gable and corniced bell-cote in dressed limestone surmounted by pyramid on South-West gable.

Listing NGR: SD4992079055


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0021 IOE Records taken by Adrian Allchin; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Adrian Allchin. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Allchin, Adrian

Rights Holder: Allchin, Adrian


Limestone, Rubble, Slate, Georgian School, Education, Village Hall, Civil, Meeting Hall, Public Building