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Latitude: 52.7104 / 52°42'37"N
Longitude: -2.7512 / 2°45'4"W
OS Eastings: 349345
OS Northings: 312793
OS Grid: SJ493127
Mapcode National: GBR BJ.29CN
Mapcode Global: WH8BT.Q43G
Plus Code: 9C4VP66X+5G
Entry Name: The Old School House
Listing Date: 10 January 1953
Last Amended: 17 November 1995
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1254868
English Heritage Legacy ID: 458181
Location: Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY1
Civil Parish: Shrewsbury
Built-Up Area: Shrewsbury
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Shrewsbury St Chad
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
SJ4912NW SCHOOL GARDENS
653-1/11/604 (West side)
10/01/53 The Old School House
(Formerly Listed as:
Premises occupied by H Hardy Limited)
Formerly known as: British Railways (Western Region)
Engineer's Office SCHOOL GARDENS.
Offices, formerly part of school. C16, refronted c1818 in
neo-Tudor style by E and JH Haycock, for the then headmaster,
Dr Samuel Butler. Painted brick with plain tiled roof. 2
storeys, advanced gable and projecting wing to right. Doorway
in angle with hoodmould over archway, and full-height canted
bay to its left, with embattled parapet. Upper windows are
round-arched mullions of 1 and 2 lights, with hoodmoulds.
Projecting wing has single-light mullion to ground floor,
INTERIOR: traces of earlier building survive, including an
early C17 staircase with bulbous splat balusters.
(Colvin H: A Dictionary of British Architects: London: 1978-).
Listing NGR: SJ4934712798
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