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The Old School House and Attached Studio

A Grade II Listed Building in Corby, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.4912 / 52°29'28"N

Longitude: -0.6806 / 0°40'50"W

OS Eastings: 489680

OS Northings: 288956

OS Grid: SP896889

Mapcode National: GBR DW3.W6L

Mapcode Global: VHFND.5N14

Entry Name: The Old School House and Attached Studio

Listing Date: 17 March 1953

Last Amended: 6 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1051777

English Heritage Legacy ID: 229796

Location: Corby, Northamptonshire, NN17

County: Northamptonshire

Electoral Ward/Division: Stanion & Corby Village

Built-Up Area: Corby

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Corby The Epiphany with St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

SP8988NE (North side)
18/15 No.83 (The Old School House)
17/03/53 and attached studio
(Formerly listed as No.83
(School House) and studio)


Includes No.2A, Meeting Lane.
School house and chapel, now house and studio. Mid C18 and early C19. Squared
coursed limestone with ashlar facade and concrete tile roof. 3-unit plan. 2
storeys with attic. 4-window range of cross casements with glazing bars under
stone lintels with keyblocks. C19 plank door to centre, with fanlight, and C20
door to far left both under stone lintels with keyblocks. Central C20 roof
dormer. Ashlar gable parapets and kneelers and ashlar stacks with moulded
cornices at ridge and ends. Gable to left, abutting road, is similar. Rear has 2
stone mullion windows. Former chapel, probably early C19, abutts right gable and
is 2-window range of tall casements under wood lintels. Gable to right has plain
arch-head window opening and elevation to rear, abutting Meeting Lane, has
similar window. C20 door to right. Interior of house not inspected but noted as
having panelled window reveals. Interior of chapel retains gallery, remodelled

Listing NGR: SP8968088956

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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