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The Old School House

A Grade II Listed Building in Brettenham, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.3995 / 52°23'58"N

Longitude: 0.8262 / 0°49'34"E

OS Eastings: 592368

OS Northings: 281702

OS Grid: TL923817

Mapcode National: GBR RDJ.KPQ

Mapcode Global: VHKCF.8YMD

Entry Name: The Old School House

Listing Date: 18 March 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1076908

English Heritage Legacy ID: 219841

Location: Brettenham, Breckland, Norfolk, IP24

County: Norfolk

District: Breckland

Civil Parish: Brettenham

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Rushford St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

TL 98 SW
8/10 The Old School House


School, now private house. 1872. Flint with brick quoins and tiles roof.
T plan, having Master's house in head and school room in stem. One storey
and attic. Entrance through square porch with doorway under pointed segmental
head. House to left has tall gable with brick tumbling on painted brick
kneelers. One window to ground and attic floor. School room has 2 casements,
the larger under pointed brick arch within gable. Gable with tumbling and
kneelers. All arched windows have spandrels decorated with glazed tiles
in diaper pattern. Main east gable also with tumbling and kneelers above
tall 5-light arched window lighting school room. Timber mullions rise to
arch. Gabled roof with brick eaves cornice. 2 stacks over left wing.

Listing NGR: TL9236881702

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

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