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The Old School

A Grade II Listed Building in Coates, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.7065 / 51°42'23"N

Longitude: -2.0323 / 2°1'56"W

OS Eastings: 397866

OS Northings: 200859

OS Grid: SO978008

Mapcode National: GBR 2PJ.WJK

Mapcode Global: VHB2P.QCHN

Entry Name: The Old School

Listing Date: 18 June 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1090037

English Heritage Legacy ID: 129582

Location: Coates, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL7

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Coates

Built-Up Area: Coates

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Coates St Matthew

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added to the list:

SO 90 SE
2/279 The Old School
National school and master's house. Dated 1849;and with late C20
alterations. Coursed limestone rubble with freestone dressings.
Plain tile roof with stone coped gable ends. Gable end and axial
stacks with paired ashlar shafts. Plan: Schoolmaster's house on
right (south) and schoolroom on left with another schoolroom on a
wing behind, forming an L-shaped plan. Tudor Gothic style.
Exterior: 1 storey and attic master's house on right and single
storey schoolroom on left in continuous 1:1:2 bay range. At centre
a gable breaks forward with 2 moulded 4-centred arch doorways with
hoodmoulds and ledged doors and blind window above; below the window
a clock on ornate wrought-iron bracket (Makers: Stradlings,
Cirencester) and tablet inscribed: 'National School AD 1849'. To
right of gable two 2-light stone mullion windows with hoodmoulds on
ground floor and single light windows above in 2 small gables. To
left of large central gable a large 3-light stone mullion window with
hoodmould to schoolroom. Left hand (north east) return has similar
3-light window in rear schoolroom wing. Stone mullion windows at
rear and at time of survey May 1990 a single storey extension was
being built. Interior: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SO9786600859

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

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