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The Old School House

A Grade II Listed Building in Sturminster Newton, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9247 / 50°55'29"N

Longitude: -2.3022 / 2°18'8"W

OS Eastings: 378853

OS Northings: 113964

OS Grid: ST788139

Mapcode National: GBR 0X0.SX2

Mapcode Global: FRA 662N.LWL

Entry Name: The Old School House

Listing Date: 4 October 1960

Last Amended: 20 October 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1153430

English Heritage Legacy ID: 102416

Location: Sturminster Newton, North Dorset, Dorset, DT10

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

Civil Parish: Sturminster Newton

Built-Up Area: Sturminster Newton

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Sturminster Newton St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


9/132 The Old School House
[formerly listed as
4.10.60 Church School (Girls)
and School House]


Schoolmaster's house, dated 1825, C20 addition to the right. Brick (Flemish
bond) stone slate roof with tiled ridge and gable ends. End stacks to
original range. Original range symmetrical of 5-bays in 'Tudor' style. 2
storeys, 3 bays. All windows square headed of 2 eliptical-headed lights in
wooden surrounds with diamond-paned, leaded-lights. Wooden lintels. Central
door with moulded 4-centred head and continuous jambs in square surround.
Right addition is tiled and has a C20 2-light wooden casement with glazing bars
on the upper floor. "RCHM, Dorset, Vol III", HMSO, 1970, p 279, no 26a.

Listing NGR: ST7885313964

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