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The Old School House

A Grade II Listed Building in Calne, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

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

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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Description

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

ST9970
755-1/5/159

CALNE
THE GREEN (West side)
Nos.20A AND 20B, The Old School House

08/07/76

GV
II
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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