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Quernmore Old School

A Grade II Listed Building in Quernmore, Lancashire

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Latitude: 54.0363 / 54°2'10"N

Longitude: -2.7371 / 2°44'13"W

OS Eastings: 351821

OS Northings: 460286

OS Grid: SD518602

Mapcode National: GBR 9PBR.6V

Mapcode Global: WH847.XTS2

Entry Name: Quernmore Old School

Listing Date: 7 March 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1071750

English Heritage Legacy ID: 182239

Location: Quernmore, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA2

County: Lancashire

District: Lancaster

Civil Parish: Quernmore

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

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Listing Text


9/175 Quernmore Old School

- II

Former school and sunday school, now disused. 1850 with late c17th remains.
Sandstone rubble with stone slate roof. One storey. North front has one bay
on each side of gabled porch, having windows with plain reveals, pointed
heads, and glazing bars. Porch has small window with plain stone surround in
front wall and doorway, with long-and-short jambs and stone lintel, in
right-hand return wall. To the right of the right-hand window is a plaque
inscribed: 'This school was rebuilt by subscription 1850'. Chimney on
left-hand gable. Ball finial on right-hand gable. Right-hand (west) gable
wall has tall window with plain stone surround. Rear wall has 4 2-light
mullioned windows, the 2 left-hand ones rebated and chamfered, the right-hand
ones chamfered. Inside, one roof truss is of softwood, the other is re-used
and has a collar and raking queens struts.

Listing NGR: SD5182160286

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

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