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Latitude: 54.4335 / 54°26'0"N
Longitude: -2.9611 / 2°57'39"W
OS Eastings: 337753
OS Northings: 504658
OS Grid: NY377046
Mapcode National: GBR 7KR5.QG
Mapcode Global: WH826.HT5K
Entry Name: Old School House and Barn Attached to Old School House
Listing Date: 16 October 1972
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1244926
English Heritage Legacy ID: 450584
Location: Lakes, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA22
District: South Lakeland
Civil Parish: Lakes
Built-Up Area: Ambleside
Traditional County: Westmorland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Ambleside
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
NY 3704 1/14
Old School House.
Nos 1 to 5 (consec).
Barn attached to Old School House
The Outhouses are excluded.
Probably mid-C17. Once a manor house, now divided internally into 4 tenements. Thick Walls of stone rubble, stone flag roof with 5 large round chimneys. 2 storeys. Windows with chamfered oak millions and massive oak lintels. Interior has some panelled partitions and old oak doors with original snecks, and a chest dated 1674. 2 gabled wings at rear. A later wing at right angles to east is built of slate rubble with another round chimney. A low stone rubble barn at right angles to west has arrow slits and a slate dripstone.
St Anne's Court, Ash Tree Cottage, Old School House, Nos 1 to 5 (consec) and Barn attached to Old School House form a group with The Cottage, Fairview Cottage, Nos 3 to 6 (consec) Reasbeck, Little Beck and Ashton Cottage, Fair View Road.
Listing NGR: NY3775304658
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