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The Old School House

A Grade II Listed Building in Rushton, Cheshire West and Chester

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.1662 / 53°9'58"N

Longitude: -2.6402 / 2°38'24"W

OS Eastings: 357296

OS Northings: 363426

OS Grid: SJ572634

Mapcode National: GBR 7N.4F6B

Mapcode Global: WH99P.DPZ1

Entry Name: The Old School House

Listing Date: 3 January 1967

Last Amended: 14 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138474

English Heritage Legacy ID: 57230

Location: Rushton, Cheshire West and Chester, CW6

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Rushton

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Tarporley St Helen

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 56 SE RUSHTON C.P SAPLING LANE

1/36 The Old School House
(formerly listed as
School-house & School,
under Eaton)
3.1.67

- II

School houses now house. Mid/Late C18. Red Flemish bond brick with
stone dressings and a slate roof. Two storeys. Entrance front: stone
plinth. Yellow headers. Two bays having door at far right with wooden
doorcase of fluted pilasters to either side and open pediment above.
Within this open pediment is an open book painted with the words:

GOD IS TRUTH
THE WORD IS TRUTH
THE SPIRIT IS TRUTH
LOVE IN TRUTH

Beneath is a 6-panelled door. To left of this are two windows with
stone sills and wedge lintels of 3 x 4 sash panes. There are two
similar windows to the first floor.

Listing NGR: SJ5729663426

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