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The Old School House

A Grade II Listed Building in Melchbourne and Yielden, Bedford

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Latitude: 52.2777 / 52°16'39"N

Longitude: -0.4944 / 0°29'39"W

OS Eastings: 502817

OS Northings: 265457

OS Grid: TL028654

Mapcode National: GBR G0D.1V7

Mapcode Global: VHFPN.D00S

Entry Name: The Old School House

Listing Date: 12 August 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1137379

English Heritage Legacy ID: 36299

Location: Melchbourne and Yielden, Bedford, MK44

County: Bedford

Civil Parish: Melchbourne and Yielden

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Melchbourne

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text


1/95 The Old School House


Former school, now house. 1857 for Lord St John. Chequered brick with some stone
dressings. Modern tile roof. T-plan. South wing 2-storeys, North wing one-storey
with C20 attics. Central ridge stack with 3 octagonal flues to South wing. East
elevation projecting wing: canted bay to ground floor with mullion and transom
window; mullioned 2-light window to first floor with moulded label; attic level has
datestone with "S" below a coronet. Recessed wing: 2 mullion and transom 5-light
windows with moulded labels, central projecting gabled porch with Tudor arch to
door. Three C20 gabled dormers.

Listing NGR: TL0281765457

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

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