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Village School and Masters House

A Grade II Listed Building in Chute, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.2809 / 51°16'51"N

Longitude: -1.5623 / 1°33'44"W

OS Eastings: 430621

OS Northings: 153618

OS Grid: SU306536

Mapcode National: GBR 60C.MTH

Mapcode Global: VHC2J.V2XD

Entry Name: Village School and Masters House

Listing Date: 19 July 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1067556

English Heritage Legacy ID: 438639

Location: Chute, Wiltshire, SP11

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Chute

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

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Listing Text

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1381-0/10/10002 Village School and Master's House

School and master's house, now village hall. 1857-8; by William White. Flint rubble with red
brick dressings. Plain tile roof with gabled ends and half-hipped gables. Brick lateral, axial and
gable-end stacks with set-offs and batters. PLAN: Three schoolrooms at right angles to each
other and the master's house attached to the north east. Gothic Domestic Revival style.
EXTERIOR: Single-storey schoolrooms and 1-storey and attic master's house. Asymmetrical
gabled elevations. South front: Projecting gable on left with tall pointed-arch window and short
angle-buttresses; gabled porch in the angle to the right with flanking weathered buttresses
supporting gable with deep verges; two tall pointed-arch windows to right with buttress
between, rising into small half-hipped gable with wrought-iron finial. West side: Gable on right
with tall pointed arch window and large porch in angle on left with flanking weathered
buttresses supporting gable with deep verges; gable set back on left with pointed arch window
in gable with sexfoil light. East side: Master's House on right with two half-hipped dormers and
windows with twin pointed-arch heads, gable set back on left with tall pointed arch window
and porch in the angle with flanking weathered buttresses supporting gable with herring-bone
infilling and deep verges. INTERIOR: Schoolrooms have arched-brace roofs, later suspended
ceilings and folding partitions. SOURCE: Buildings of England, page 178.

Listing NGR: SU3087453838

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