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School, Former Schoolmaster's House and Retaining Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Parwich, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.0876 / 53°5'15"N

Longitude: -1.7239 / 1°43'26"W

OS Eastings: 418589

OS Northings: 354524

OS Grid: SK185545

Mapcode National: GBR 47Y.GYV

Mapcode Global: WHCDS.HNBB

Entry Name: School, Former Schoolmaster's House and Retaining Wall

Listing Date: 14 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1109300

English Heritage Legacy ID: 80373

Location: Parwich, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, DE6

County: Derbyshire

District: Derbyshire Dales

Civil Parish: Parwich

Built-Up Area: Parwich

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Parwich St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

10/102 (West Side)

School, former Schoolmaster's
House and retaining wall


School and former Schoolmaster's house, now all the school. Dated 1861. Coursed
squared rock-faced limestone with sandstone dressings. Plain and fishscale tiled
roofs and stone coped gables. Two stone ridge stacks. Irregular V-plan, the
single storey school in the west wing with gabled cross wing, the former school-
master's house in the north wing, one and a half storeys. Gabled porch at the
angle, surmounted by a wooden bell and clock turret with steep pyramid roof.
South elevation of five bays. Central projecting gabled bay with a three trefoiled
light, stepped window with hoodmoulds carried down the sides to form a stringcourse.
Two bays either side divided by buttresses with two set-offs. Each bay with a two
trefoiled-light window with hoodmould carried down to form a stringcourse. Former
schoolmaster's house to the north with lower roof. East elevation with a steeply
gabled porch, flanked on each side by a casement window and a further similar
window to the right, all with hoodmoulds, linked by a stringcourse. Two casement
windows above in half dormers. Stone retaining wall surmounted by railings and
with steps at the angle up to the porch.

Listing NGR: SK1858954524

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