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Latitude: 50.6589 / 50°39'31"N
Longitude: -2.4732 / 2°28'23"W
OS Eastings: 366648
OS Northings: 84459
OS Grid: SY666844
Mapcode National: GBR PX.QB5L
Mapcode Global: FRA 57QB.DBC
Entry Name: Olde School House
Listing Date: 14 June 1974
Last Amended: 22 December 1997
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1135161
English Heritage Legacy ID: 467349
Location: Weymouth and Portland, Dorset, DT3
District: Weymouth and Portland
Town: Weymouth and Portland
Electoral Ward/Division: Upwey and Broadwey
Built-Up Area: Weymouth
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Upwey St Laurence
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
SY6684 CHURCH STREET, Upwey
873-1/6/563 (East side)
Olde School House
(Formerly Listed as:
CHURCH STREET, Upwey
School house, now cottage. Early C19. Rubble, thatch roof. A
long triple unit, probably formed by joining 2 earlier small
cottages; set gable-end to and back from the street.
One storey and attic. All windows are C20 replacement
casements. There are 2 eyebrow dormers in the first section, a
mid-roof dormer in the lower centre section, and the end
section. Ground floor has 3-light casements to segmental
heads, and a plank door with a thatched hood. In the centre
section is a large pair of French doors and a 2-light
casement. The gable to the road is heavily buttressed, and has
an external stack; there are 2 further small brick ridge
The rear, with some C20 extensions, has one earlier casement
with a characteristic wood lintel with stopped chamfered edge.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
HISTORICAL NOTE: this was the school house to the former
school building immediately to the north (No.24, qv).
Listing NGR: SY6664884459
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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