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The School House

A Grade II Listed Building in Thurcaston, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.6904 / 52°41'25"N

Longitude: -1.1641 / 1°9'50"W

OS Eastings: 456595

OS Northings: 310633

OS Grid: SK565106

Mapcode National: GBR 8LV.6J1

Mapcode Global: WHDJ4.2MYS

Entry Name: The School House

Listing Date: 5 November 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074622

English Heritage Legacy ID: 189152

Location: Thurcaston and Cropston, Charnwood, Leicestershire, LE7

County: Leicestershire

District: Charnwood

Civil Parish: Thurcaston and Cropston

Built-Up Area: Thurcaston

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Thurcaston with Cropston

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

SK 51 SE
4/96 No. 60 (The School House)
Cottage, formerly school, of 1715 with some later C19 modifications. Red
brick with granite rubble stone plinth and slate roof with rebuilt central
ridge stacks to both right and left sections. The latter section is lower.
Gable facing with door on right side. Right section of 2 storeys of 3
casements: 2 2-lights and 1-light over 2 3-lights with a 2-light to left of
door. Section to left has door and 2 2-light casements with 2 2-lights and a
1-light over. Some cambered lintels. Blocked windows to rear. Outshut with
2-light casement on left end. School built and endowed in 1715 by
Richard Hill, rector of Thurcaston.

Listing NGR: SK5659510633

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

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