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Old School House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wickwar, South Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5957 / 51°35'44"N

Longitude: -2.4008 / 2°24'2"W

OS Eastings: 372331

OS Northings: 188616

OS Grid: ST723886

Mapcode National: GBR JZ.BQSQ

Mapcode Global: VH95M.B5M2

Entry Name: Old School House

Listing Date: 3 March 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1137261

English Heritage Legacy ID: 34811

Location: Wickwar, South Gloucestershire, GL12

County: South Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Wickwar

Built-Up Area: Wickwar

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Wickwar Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

ST 7288 WICKWAR HIGH STREET (west side)

9/187 Old School House
3.3.61
G.V. II

Grammar School, now a house. Dated "Free School 1684". Rendered; slate roof;
rendered stack with moulded cornice; moulded and coved eaves cornice. U-plan,
in a plain late C17 classical style. 2 storeys; basement and attics in hipped
dormers. 2:3:2 bays: the outer bays are advanced as wings with hipped roofs.
Glazing bar sash windows; 1 leaded cross window to south elevation. Single
storey early C19 extension fills the space between the wings: coped parapet with
ball finials; French windows and recut date plaque over. Interior: dog-leg
staircase with winders, closed moulded string and turned balusters.


Listing NGR: ST7233188616

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