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The Old School House

A Grade II Listed Building in Frithelstock, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9488 / 50°56'55"N

Longitude: -4.1947 / 4°11'41"W

OS Eastings: 245926

OS Northings: 118892

OS Grid: SS459188

Mapcode National: GBR KK.NF55

Mapcode Global: FRA 263L.MMF

Entry Name: The Old School House

Listing Date: 19 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1171061

English Heritage Legacy ID: 91419

Location: Frithelstock, Torridge, Devon, EX38

County: Devon

District: Torridge

Civil Parish: Frithelstock

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Frithelstock

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

FRITHELSTOCK
SS41NE
11/103 The Old School House
II
School and schoolhouse, now house. c.1830. Colourwashed
rough-cast over cob and stone; gabled thatch roof; rendered brick
end stacks to schoolhouse. Plan: 2-unit schoolhouse to left of
schoolroom which forms cross wing on right. Schoolhouse of 2
storeys; symmetrical 3-window range. C20 door and porch to
centre; C19 plank inner door, set in moulded wood architrave.
Flat rendered arches over early C19 three-light wood-mullioned
casements with original fittings. Half dormers above have early
C19 Gothic-style 2-light casements, with leaded-lights set in
spandrels of Y-tracery glazing bars. To rear is C20 door and
similar Gothick-style first-floor window. One storey schoolroom
to right: mid C19 four-panelled door to its left side wall,
adjoins the front gabled end of the schoolhouse, and has gablet
over early C19 three-light wood-mullioned and transomed window
with original fittings and leaded-lights. Interior: early C19
plank doors and A-frame roof with pegged collars.


Listing NGR: SS4592618892

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