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The Old School House North of Church of St Peter

A Grade II Listed Building in Heversham, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.2444 / 54°14'39"N

Longitude: -2.7746 / 2°46'28"W

OS Eastings: 349616

OS Northings: 483461

OS Grid: SD496834

Mapcode National: GBR 9M2C.38

Mapcode Global: WH838.BLZ2

Plus Code: 9C6V66VG+P4

Entry Name: The Old School House North of Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 12 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1086556

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76498

Location: Heversham, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA7

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Heversham

Built-Up Area: Heversham

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Heversham St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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The Old School House
North of Church of
St Peter (q.v)


Old School House, now house. Initials and date M.H. 1841 on gable. Rendered
walls with limestone dressings; graduated greenslate roof with stone ridge; one
end chimney to left, central chimney with round shaft. Gothick style. Irregular
plan. 2 storeys with single-storey portion to left. 2 adjacent gables to
front. Right hand gabled portion has (overhanging) upper floor resting on
massive roughly dressed limestone lintel supported on two weathered limestone
piers. 3-light window to ground floor, 4-light window with hood mould above,
both with chamfered stone mullions and surrounds and leaded glazing: upper
window has central lights set one above the other. Left hand gabled portion
narrower: board door in stone surround with 4-centred arched head, small
casement over. Single-storey portion to left has 2-light window with stone
mullions. See also notes for The Old School (q.v) and Curwen, John F. History
of Heversham with Milnthorpe, pub. Titus Wilson, Kendal, 1930, for further

Listing NGR: SD4961683461

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