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The Old School

A Grade II Listed Building in Newton, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.9499 / 53°56'59"N

Longitude: -2.4617 / 2°27'42"W

OS Eastings: 369795

OS Northings: 450524

OS Grid: SD697505

Mapcode National: GBR CQ7R.VT

Mapcode Global: WH95X.5Z09

Entry Name: The Old School

Listing Date: 16 November 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072251

English Heritage Legacy ID: 183109

Location: Newton, Ribble Valley, Lancashire, BB7

County: Lancashire

District: Ribble Valley

Civil Parish: Newton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Slaidburn St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text


18/58 The Old School

Former school, 1842. Squared watershot sandstone with slate roof. One
storey, 4 bays, with projecting furrowed quoins. The stone window surrounds
are chamfered, with chamfered central mullions and hoods. The diagonal
iron glazing bars remain, except for the left-hand lights in bays 3 and 4.
In the centre of the facade is a steep gable with a coping and a stone
bellcote. Below is a door with chamfered stone surround. Above the door
and beneath a hood is an inscribed plaque: 'NEWTON NATIONAL SCHOOL ERECTED
A.D. 1842'. The left-hand gable has a coping and an octagonal chimney cap.

Listing NGR: SD6979550524

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

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