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School House

A Grade II Listed Building in Downton, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.0153 / 51°0'54"N

Longitude: -1.7495 / 1°44'58"W

OS Eastings: 417664

OS Northings: 124015

OS Grid: SU176240

Mapcode National: GBR 522.8HT

Mapcode Global: FRA 767F.D78

Entry Name: School House

Listing Date: 23 March 1960

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1023872

English Heritage Legacy ID: 319603

Location: Downton, Wiltshire, SP5

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Downton

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Downton St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

SU 12 SE

(east side)
School House


Detached house. TC/1692 on stone tablet over door. English bond
brick, tiled roof, gable-end brick stacks with toothing. 2-storey,
2-window. Central C20 door, one 3-light latticed leaded casement
to either side, both with flat arches. 3-brick plat band to first
floor, two 3-light latticed leaded casements. Two hipped dormers
to roof with 2-light latticed casements. Coped verge with kneelers
to right. To left is C19 extension in English bond with vitrified
headers and one 3-light casement. To right is integral single-
storey extension with hipped roof and 2-light casement.
Interior has chamfered ceiling beam and joists, with step and
concave stops, open fireplace with chamfered lintel, planked doors,
2-bay roof. A school was established here by an endowment of £100
by Emma Noyes in 1784.
(Unpublished records of RCHM (England), Salisbury)

Listing NGR: SU1766424015

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