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The Old School

A Grade II Listed Building in Ryton, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.6207 / 52°37'14"N

Longitude: -2.3575 / 2°21'27"W

OS Eastings: 375891

OS Northings: 302605

OS Grid: SJ758026

Mapcode National: GBR 07D.QRM

Mapcode Global: WH9DJ.RDK8

Entry Name: The Old School

Listing Date: 26 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1239459

English Heritage Legacy ID: 417341

Location: Ryton, Shropshire, TF11

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Ryton

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Ryton St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


5/127 The Old School


- II

School, now private house. Circa 1850. Red brick, fishscale tiles to roof, separ-
ated by plain tiled bands, ornamental cresting to ridge. Originally with classroom
over school house below. 2 storeys; 4 bays, 2 projecting gabled breaks with
pointed finials, yellow brick labels and cills, gabled porch with Tudor arch and
hoodmould; windows on first floor all original mid C19 casements with Gothick heads
and small panes, those to ground floor late C20 replacements; 3 paired stacks with
ornamental flues behind ridge; old school bell under gabled canopy to right gable
end. The school can be compared stylistically with the Church of England Primary
School, Beckbury (q.v under Beckbury C.P.).

Listing NGR: SJ7589102605

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

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