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THE OLD SCHOOL

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: THE OLD SCHOOL

List entry Number: 1022280

Location

THE OLD SCHOOL, THE STREET

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: Wiltshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: St. Paul Malmesbury Without

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 16-Jul-1987

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 315801

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

ST 98 SW ST PAUL MALMESBURY THE STREET, Rodbourne WITHOUT (south side)

8/175 The Old School

II

Former village school, now house and sculptor's studio. 1851 with 1893 and later additions and alterations. Squared and coursed rubble with brick and stone dressings and stone slate roof to main range, brick to later rear addition and double Roman tile roof to rear C20 south-east addition. Long 4-bay range parallel to road with rear and north-east additions. North-west front with 3 cambered-arched windows: timber cross-mullion fenestration with leaded octagonal glazing. Timber porch to right has carved bressumer with oak leaves and acorns and archway with inscription: 'COME/YE/CHILDREN/AND/HEARKEN/UNTO/ME/I/WILL/TEACH/YOU/THE/FEAR/OF/ THE/LORD'; Tudor-arched plank door with fine Celtic-style hinges Central lateral brick stack with stone dressings and bricks laid in herringbone bond. Bell turret to right gable apex with lead pyramidal cap. South-west wall below turret has leaf carving with the initials 'RP/CHP/LSW'. The Old School is representative of an Arts and Crafts embellishment carried out by the Pollen family to several buildings in Rodbourne.

Listing NGR: ST9336983297

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National Grid Reference: ST 93369 83297

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