OLD SCHOOL HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1071643

Date first listed: 04-Oct-1967

Statutory Address: OLD SCHOOL HOUSE, CHURCH LANE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: OLD SCHOOL HOUSE, CHURCH LANE

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

County: Lancashire

District: Lancaster (District Authority)

Parish: Tunstall

National Grid Reference: SD 61096 73740

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Details

TUNSTALL CHURCH LANE SD 67 SW

5/183 Old School House 4-10-1967 II

House, formerly school, 1753. Sandstone rubble with slate roof. 2 storeys, 2 bays. Windows have stone surrounds with a slight chamfer. The door, between bays, has a surround whose cyma moulding forms an ogee shape on the lintel. Above is a plaque framed by pilasters and a cornice, supported on brackets. It is inscribed: 'Johanni Farrer geno. et Johanni Fenwick armigero qui ut adolescentia virtutis decus et literarum lumen accederent huic scholae benefecerunt Hoc saxum Honoris et gratitudinis ergo Lubenter poni curavit Parochia de Tunstall 1753.' Gable chimneys. At the right is a lower addition whose front wall is blank except for a window with glazing bars and plain reveals, set within a blocked doorway. Its lintel is a re-used Medieval grave slab, incised with a sword and a cross within a circle.

Listing NGR: SD6109673740

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 182483

Legacy System: LBS

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