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The Old School House

A Grade II Listed Building in Belsay, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.1057 / 55°6'20"N

Longitude: -1.8424 / 1°50'32"W

OS Eastings: 410152

OS Northings: 579041

OS Grid: NZ101790

Mapcode National: GBR H9KD.XK

Mapcode Global: WHC2V.NXVS

Plus Code: 9C7W4545+72

Entry Name: The Old School House

Listing Date: 22 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1042826

English Heritage Legacy ID: 238567

Location: Belsay, Northumberland, NE20

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Belsay

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Bolam St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Formerly school and schoolmaster's house, now house. Said to be 1841, though
dated 1829 on beam inside. For Sir Charles Monck. Ashlar with Welsh slate roof.
2-storey, 2-bay arcaded front block with single-storey former schoolroom to rear.

Arcade has wide elliptical arch to left and narrow round-headed arch to right.
Within arcade is an original large tripartite, multi-paned sash window. On 1st
floor 3 Yorkshire sashes. Cross-gabled, shallow-pitched roof with small square
end stacks.

Right return has the narrow end arch of the arcade on the left with a wide
elliptical arch to right, now filled with C20 wood boarding and small-paned

Former schoolroom 1 tall storey with three C20 small-paned casements.

Listing NGR: NZ1015279041

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