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The School House and Garden Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Alkmonton, Ashbourne, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 52.9438 / 52°56'37"N

Longitude: -1.7234 / 1°43'24"W

OS Eastings: 418685

OS Northings: 338529

OS Grid: SK186385

Mapcode National: GBR 49P.H3K

Mapcode Global: WHCFK.H8KJ

Plus Code: 9C4WW7VG+GM

Entry Name: The School House and Garden Wall

Listing Date: 19 July 1985

Last Amended: 14 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1203822

English Heritage Legacy ID: 81234

Location: Alkmonton, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, DE6

County: Derbyshire

District: Derbyshire Dales

Civil Parish: Alkmonton

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Alkmonton St John

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

In the entry for

SK 13 NE
(East Side)
The Old School House and Garden Wall


The address shall be amended to read

SK 13 NE
Long Lane
(East Side)

The School House and Garden Wall



SK 13 NE

(East side)
The Old School House and Garden Wall


School and school master's house, now house, with garden wall. 1856 with C20 additions,
built for Thomas Evans. Red brick with brick dressings and plain tile
roof with overhanging eaves. Brick gable end and side wall stacks, also small
bracketed timber bellcote with tiled roof to west gable. Two storeys and single storey,
roughly T-plan with two bay house to east. and two bay school room at right angles.
Gabled C20 porch with cambered headed doorcase to front of C20 two storey single bay
addition. To west, school room with two 3-light casement windows, with diamond metal
lights, under cambered heads and chamfered brick jambs. West gable wall has
similar, but larger, 3-light transomed window under similar cambered head, and
above a clock face. To west of C20 addition, the school master's house with a
2-light casement under cambered head and with chamfered jambs. Similar window
above and above again in the gable a blocked ventilation slit. Similar 2-light
windows to east facade. Brick garden wall to north and west of the house with
triangular sectioned stone copings and stone gate piers. Set in the curve of the
wall, as it changes direction, vitrified headers inscribing 'TWE 1856'. Included
for group value only.

Listing NGR: SK1868538529

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

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