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The Old School and Former School

A Grade II Listed Building in Lighthorne, Warwickshire

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Latitude: 52.2 / 52°11'59"N

Longitude: -1.4992 / 1°29'57"W

OS Eastings: 434324

OS Northings: 255868

OS Grid: SP343558

Mapcode National: GBR 6PQ.5R8

Mapcode Global: VHBXX.YYSW

Entry Name: The Old School and Former School

Listing Date: 20 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1035620

English Heritage Legacy ID: 307118

Location: Lighthorne, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, CV35

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

Civil Parish: Lighthorne

Built-Up Area: Lighthorne

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Lighthorne St Laurence

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text

SP35NW (South side)
Nos. 1 and 2 The Old School and
former school


2 cottages and former school, now partly incorporated into No.2. Mid C18, with
minor mid/late C19 alterations. Small late C18/C19 addition to schoolroom.
Squared coursed limestone with string course; right end wall of school partly
rebuilt in C19 brick. Corrugated iron roofs; brick ridge and end stacks.
Addition of Flemish bond red brick, Old tile roof; brick end stack. No.1 on left
is 2-unit plan; No.2 is one-unit. 2 storeys and attic; 3-window range. Plank
doors throughout. No.1 has mid/late C19 slate hood with chamfered woodwork and
fretted bargeboards. No.2 has simple gabled hood. Mostly old 2-light leaded
casements, some centre-hung. No.1 has C19 one-, 3- and 2-light casements with
horizontal glazing bar on ground floor. Former schoolroom attached to right. One
storey, 4-window range. Entrance to right. 2 small C19 two-light casements.
Nos.1 and 2 have 2-light attic casements to return sides. Rear to road: 3-window
range. Ground floor has single lights. Former school has plank door and 3-light
C19 casement. Interior: No.1 has boxed ceiling beams. 6-panelled doors. No.2
noted as having ceiling beams and plank doors.

Listing NGR: SP3432455868

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