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Schoolhouse and House

A Grade II Listed Building in Melbury Abbas, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9798 / 50°58'47"N

Longitude: -2.1701 / 2°10'12"W

OS Eastings: 388153

OS Northings: 120051

OS Grid: ST881200

Mapcode National: GBR 1XX.J50

Mapcode Global: FRA 66BJ.BCK

Entry Name: Schoolhouse and House

Listing Date: 16 August 1960

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1110283

English Heritage Legacy ID: 103030

Location: Melbury Abbas, North Dorset, Dorset, SP7

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

Civil Parish: Melbury Abbas

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Melbury Abbas St Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


8/189 Schoolhouse and house

School and schoolhouse, now single dwelling. Dated 1844. Ashlar walls
with gable-ended slate roofs. Ashlar bell-cote. Cross wing with
mullioned and transomed stone window. Single storey and attic.
Irregular fenestration. Square-headed wndows with chamfered stone
surrounds and moulded labels. Doorway with chamfered, 4-centred head
and moulded label. Panel above door beans crest of Glyn family and
the date.
(RCHM, Dorset, vol IV, p 47, no 3)

Listing NGR: ST8815320051

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