THE OLD SCHOOL HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1307746
Date first listed:
14-May-1986
Statutory Address:
THE OLD SCHOOL HOUSE

Map

Ordnance survey map of THE OLD SCHOOL HOUSE
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Location

Statutory Address:
THE OLD SCHOOL HOUSE

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

District:
Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Acton Burnell
National Grid Reference:
SJ5301402000

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

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
259666
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

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

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 16 Sep 2002
Reference: IOE01/09209/11
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr M. I. Joachim. Source Historic England Archive
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