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THE SCHOOLHOUSE (FORMER SCHOOLHOUSE AND SCHOOLMASTERS HOUSE)

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 SCHOOLHOUSE (FORMER SCHOOLHOUSE AND SCHOOLMASTERS HOUSE)

List entry Number: 1138389

Location

THE SCHOOLHOUSE (FORMER SCHOOLHOUSE AND SCHOOLMASTERS HOUSE), STRAIGHT MILE

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

County:

District: Cheshire West and Chester

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Poulton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 02-Nov-1983

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 55354

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

SJ 35 NE POULTON C.P. STRAIGHT MILE (West side)

The Schoolhouse 5/157 (Former Schoolhouse and Schoolmaster's House)

II

Former Schoolhouse and Master's House, now one dwelling, 1866 for the 2nd Marquis of Westminster. Brown brick with grey slate gabled roofs and 2 diminishing brick chimneys. An almost symmetrical house of 1½ storeys and 2 windows with schoolhouse attached to left with gable to road. Mullioned and transomed sandstone window openings with sandstone cills and label-mould lintels. Datestone above window to school hall with Grosvenor Sheaf and crest. Iron diamond-pane casements to front and left end. Framed and boarded front door. External alterations in modern idiom are. confined to the rear. The interior is altered, with the Schoolhouse converted to part of the dwelling. A mounting block cut from a single stone is by the path close to the schoolmaster's house. Before conversion to part of the house, the schoolhouse was used as St Chad's Mission Church.

Listing NGR: SJ3934759309

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National Grid Reference: SJ 39347 59309

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