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The Old School House

A Grade II Listed Building in Calne, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.4357 / 51°26'8"N

Longitude: -2.0026 / 2°0'9"W

OS Eastings: 399914

OS Northings: 170739

OS Grid: ST999707

Mapcode National: GBR 2SV.Y8M

Mapcode Global: VHB42.75NR

Plus Code: 9C3VCXPW+7X

Entry Name: The Old School House

Listing Date: 8 July 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1247438

English Heritage Legacy ID: 456914

Location: Calne, Wiltshire, SN11

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Calne

Built-Up Area: Calne

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Calne and Blackland St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 27/02/2019


THE GREEN (West side)
Nos.20A AND 20B, The Old School House
National school, now house. Dated 1825, converted c1960. Limestone ashlar, rubble east range, with lateral gable stacks, and slate roof. Picturesque Tudor Revival style. Single-depth plan with projecting east wing.

Two storeys; five-window range, with label moulds over stone-mullioned windows with chamfered surrounds and either flat or arched heads. South gable has attached, crenellated octagonal turrets flanking a crenellated gable over a three-light two-centre-arched window with intersecting tracery, and a panel inscribed BOYS SCHOOL 1829; flanking aisles have blind lancet niches with hood-moulds, and corner square stacks. East front has flat-headed three- and one-light windows with label moulds, and a six-panel door to the left of the east wing. Wing has angle buttresses and a coped gable and finial, with hood mould over three-light window with intersecting tracery. Five-window range rear elevation to Church Street has three-light mullion windows with label moulds, and three-centre arched heads on the first floor.

INTERIOR: altered in conversion to house.
An externally complete and fine example of a National School in this style.

Listing NGR: ST9991470739

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