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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.


List entry Number: 1123240



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

County: Essex

District: Braintree

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Colne Engaine

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 10-Apr-1987

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 115856

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TL 8430-8530 COLNE ENGAINE BROOK STREET (south side)

7/7 The Old School House


Elementary school, now a house. 1846. Pebble rubble with dressings of gault brick and limestone, roofed with decorative 5-sided slates. Main range facing E, with entrance block projecting forwards, forming an irregular T-plan. Original internal stack at rear, opposite entrance block, and C20 stack to right of it. C20 rear wing of yellow brick, roofed with plain slates. One storey. 2 C20 casements in original apertures. C20 double doors with 2-centred head in original moulded stone surround, shafted jambs with capitals and bases in brick dressings. In each return of entrance block, one original transomed light with 2-centred head. Brick quoins. Low-pitched roof. 2 octagonal brick shafts. The C20 rear extension is executed sympathetically with the main building. The front windows are not, but the original apertures are undisturbed. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: TL8491730344

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National Grid Reference: TL 84917 30344


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