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School House

A Grade II Listed Building in Selwood, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1959 / 51°11'45"N

Longitude: -2.3014 / 2°18'4"W

OS Eastings: 379037

OS Northings: 144113

OS Grid: ST790441

Mapcode National: GBR 0SQ.T4X

Mapcode Global: VH97M.266L

Entry Name: School House

Listing Date: 16 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1058071

English Heritage Legacy ID: 267381

Location: Selwood, Mendip, Somerset, BA11

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Selwood

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


9/434 School House



Former school and attached schoolhouse, now dwelling. Circa 1880, possibly by J. L. Pearson. Plinth, coursed and
squared rubble, slate roof, coped verges, 3 rubble stacks, 2 capped by a pair of diagonally set ashlar stacks.
Domestic Revival. West front of two storeys 1:2 bays, 3-light chamfered stone-mullioned window to first floor of left
bay, each light with a 4-centred head, stopped label; canted bay to ground floor, similar 3-light opening to front,
single light opening to each side, hipped roof. Right 2 bays set forward slightly, single light openings in chamfered
stone surrounds, those to ground floor with pointed heads under stopped labels. Door opening in right return, plank
door. Single storey wing to left, 4-light canted bay in left return, again each light with a 4-centred head. Single
storey, 4 bay former school room at right angles to rear, tall 2-light stone-mullioned windows each light with a
pointed head. Gabled stone bellcote with bell to roof.

Listing NGR: ST7903744113

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

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