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The Old School House

A Grade II Listed Building in Grindon, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 53.0858 / 53°5'8"N

Longitude: -1.8724 / 1°52'20"W

OS Eastings: 408641

OS Northings: 354295

OS Grid: SK086542

Mapcode National: GBR 36F.FG1

Mapcode Global: WHCDQ.6PMQ

Entry Name: The Old School House

Listing Date: 15 March 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1038141

English Heritage Legacy ID: 274430

Location: Grindon, Staffordshire Moorlands, Staffordshire, ST13

County: Staffordshire

District: Staffordshire Moorlands

Civil Parish: Grindon

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Grindon All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


- The Old School House

- II

House. Dated R.O. 1605 above door; this probably refers to the
rebuilding of an earlier timber-framed house; remodelled mid C19;
refurbished and refenestated late C20. Coursed rubble with ashlar
dressings; clay tile roof; integral coursed rubble end stack.
2 rooms; single bay room to West, with fireplace in East wall,
entered from a 2-bay room to East with fireplace in East Wall,
in turn entered from main door on South side. 2 storeys; 3 windows;
C20 casements; ghost of an earlier window to ground floor right; small
C17 loop to left of centre; C17 mullioned window to left hand gable end;
central doorway with cambered head with panelled spandrels. Interior:
2 curved cruck trusses joined at apex by a yoke which supports a ridge
piece; C17 stone fireplace, partly restored. Colum Giles (1975).

Listing NGR: SK0864154295

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