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School House Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Snelston, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 52.9875 / 52°59'14"N

Longitude: -1.7743 / 1°46'27"W

OS Eastings: 415250

OS Northings: 343371

OS Grid: SK152433

Mapcode National: GBR 491.N8C

Mapcode Global: WHCFB.Q59K

Plus Code: 9C4WX6PG+X7

Entry Name: School House Cottages

Listing Date: 19 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1204870

English Heritage Legacy ID: 81324

ID on this website: 101204870

Location: Snelston, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, DE6

County: Derbyshire

District: Derbyshire Dales

Civil Parish: Snelston

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Snelston St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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School House Cottages

School and schoolmaster's house, now a pair of cottages. 1849, built for the
Harrisons of Snelston Hall. Red brick with sandstone dressings and steeply pitched
banded plain and fishscale tile roof with stone coped gables, moulded kneelers and
ridge finials. Large external side wall stacks to either cottage, with stone dressings
and diamond set pots. Single storey, plus attics in gabled bays Each cottage two
bays. Plan has tall advanced gabled crosswings to either side of single storey range.
Each gabled bay has diagonal buttresses to corners and a central 3-light chamfered
mullion window. Between, the recessed central wing has a chamfered four-centred brick
arch to east with stone imposts, a central 2-light chamfered mullion window with
segment headed lights set in four-centred arched brick surround,and to west a
chamfered four-centred arched doorcase with studded wooden door. Above is a stone
stringcourse with low parapet over. Above in each gabled bay are two 2-light mullion
windows with segment headed lights under flat stone lintels, and a chamfered brick
lancet for ventilating the -attics to the top of the gable. All fenestration C19
patterned metal lights. Included for group value only.

Listing NGR: SK1525043371

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