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School House Adjoining Parish Room and Garden Wall to Front with Gatepiers

A Grade II Listed Building in Newton St. Loe, Bath and North East Somerset

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Latitude: 51.3819 / 51°22'54"N

Longitude: -2.4301 / 2°25'48"W

OS Eastings: 370160

OS Northings: 164851

OS Grid: ST701648

Mapcode National: GBR JY.S3G6

Mapcode Global: VH893.TJMG

Entry Name: School House Adjoining Parish Room and Garden Wall to Front with Gatepiers

Listing Date: 1 February 1956

Last Amended: 24 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1129470

English Heritage Legacy ID: 32564

Location: Newton St. Loe, Bath and North East Somerset, BA2

County: Bath and North East Somerset

Civil Parish: Newton St. Loe

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


8/154 School House adjoining Parish
Room and Garden Wall to Front
1.2.56 with Gatepiers (formerly listed
G.V. as Free School)


Free school, now a house and parish room. Dated 1698, restored and extended
(parish room) 1911. Coursed rubble with freestone quoins and dressings, plain
and fish-scale tiled roof with coped raised verges. 2 storeys and attics.
Five 2-light casement windows in ovolo moulded mullions and surrounds and
under continuous dripmoulds. Central studded and panelled door with strap
hinges, in bolection moulded surround and under a semi-circular hood on carved
consoles. Over the door are arms and an inscription which reads: "This Free
Schoole was built and/Endowed att the charge of RICHARD/JONES of Stowey in the
County of/Somerset-Esq. Anno Dmni 1698". Underneath it reads "RESTORED
CORONATION YEAR. 1911". At the left is the Parish Room. 2- and 4-light
cross window in ovolo moulded surrounds. Projecting gabled porch with outer
moulded and 4-centre headed archway. Coped, rubble front garden wall with
2 sets of square ashlar gatepiers with moulded caps and ball finials.

Listing NGR: ST7016064851

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

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