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THE OLD SCHOOL 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 OLD SCHOOL HOUSE

List entry Number: 1307746

Location

THE OLD SCHOOL HOUSE

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

County:

District: Shropshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Acton Burnell

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 14-May-1986

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 259666

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

ACTON BURNELL C.P., ACTON BURNELL, SJ 50 SW, 6/14

The Old School House

GV

II

Shown on O.S. map as school. School, now house. 1815 with additions of circa 1845. Rendered and lined as ashlar, probably over coursed sandstone rubble; hipped slate roof. Gothick style. One storey. High plinth, projecting end piers, external brick end stack to left and brick ridge stack to rear wing. 1:4 bays; three windows to right with intersecting Gothick tracery and raised architraves with impost blocks and keystones, that in centre a taller C20 wooden replacement with blocked architrave and larger keystone; mid-C19 gabled porch projecting at right-angles to left has cast iron Gothick window to front and segmental-headed boarded door in right-hand return front with side-light to right and chamfered reveals. Cast iron Gothick window in right-hand return front of main block. Mid-C19 one-storey and attic and 2-storey wing at rear. Interior: roof with arch-braced collar trusses and king posts above. V.C.H., Vol. VIII, p.6.



Listing NGR: SJ5301402000

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Page, W, The Victoria History of the County of Shropshire, (1908), 6

National Grid Reference: SJ5301402000

Map

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