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Old School House

A Grade II Listed Building in Churchdown, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8739 / 51°52'26"N

Longitude: -2.1737 / 2°10'25"W

OS Eastings: 388136

OS Northings: 219497

OS Grid: SO881194

Mapcode National: GBR 1L2.H85

Mapcode Global: VH94D.85P9

Entry Name: Old School House

Listing Date: 7 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1172504

English Heritage Legacy ID: 126563

Location: Churchdown, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, GL3

County: Gloucestershire

District: Tewkesbury

Civil Parish: Churchdown

Built-Up Area: Innsworth

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Churchdown St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SO 8819/8919
12/22 Old School House
Former school, now small house. C17, altered late C18, late C20.
Timber-framing with rendered panels, stone gable towards road,
rendered gable away from road, thatched roof, stone slates to porch
and dormer. Three bays, one room deep, 1½ storeys. Gable to road,
rough render on stonework, ridge chimney: unrendered stone forms
end of right return: timber-framing 3 panels high; tall, 2-light
window almost from floor, normal height 2-light casement each side.
Lean-to porch on right, boarded door facing road, irregular
windows. To right original framing renewed in spindly timbers, 4-
light casement, long brace from sill to stud 2 from end; original
end post with brace to wall plate. Two-light casement in lean-to
dormer over porch: ridge chimney right gable. All windows to
right return leaded lights. Said to have been a school from 1740
to 1870.
(J.J.D. Cook, Churchdown through the Ages, 1939)

Listing NGR: SO8813619497

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