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Latitude: 51.8116 / 51°48'41"N
Longitude: -0.2958 / 0°17'44"W
OS Eastings: 517582
OS Northings: 213921
OS Grid: TL175139
Mapcode National: GBR H7L.B24
Mapcode Global: VHGPB.TQHM
Plus Code: 9C3XRP63+JM
Entry Name: The Old School
Listing Date: 15 June 1971
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1102844
English Heritage Legacy ID: 163932
Location: Wheathampstead, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL4
Civil Parish: Wheathampstead
Built-Up Area: Wheathampstead
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Wheathampstead
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 18/12/2014
TL 11 SE
CHURCH STREET (north side),
The Old School
School, now offices. 1862 by E Browning in a polychrome Decorated Gothic style. Knapped flint walling with zig-zag bands of yellow gault brick. Westmoreland slate roof with zig-zag Welsh slate pattern. E gable end has a diagonal-set wooden belfry with a leaded spike. Traceried woodwork to top of gable beneath. Single storey. Church Street side has 3 gables over 3-light traceried windows. Dog tooth eaves. Slightly later W extension with plate-traceried, 2-light window beneath smaller gable. 2 similar windows on return gable end. Round arch window to W gable with foliate label stops. Rear elevation much altered. (Pevsner (1977)).
Listing NGR: TL1758213921
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