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Latitude: 50.8895 / 50°53'22"N
Longitude: -3.0237 / 3°1'25"W
OS Eastings: 328093
OS Northings: 110501
OS Grid: ST280105
Mapcode National: GBR M4.S9SK
Mapcode Global: FRA 46KR.7WC
Entry Name: The School Cottage
Listing Date: 30 November 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1263103
English Heritage Legacy ID: 433260
Location: Whitestaunton, South Somerset, Somerset, TA20
District: South Somerset
Civil Parish: Whitestaunton
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
Church of England Parish: Whitestaunton
Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells
ST21SE WHITESTAUNTON CP WHITESTAUNTON VILLAGE
5/144 The School Cottage
School, now dwelling. 1864. Squared and coursed local stone, Ham stone dressings, slate roofs, stone stack west gable
end. School room and school-mistresses's dwelling. Single storey block left, 2-storey adjoining to west, 2;2 bays,
first floor right gabled tops to 2-light leaded wooden casements with semi-circular heads, ground floow left gabled
single storey parch approached by flight of 4 steps, Tudor arch head doorway and ribbed door, 3-light Ham stone Tudor
arch head mullioned window with incised spandrels and hoodmould, similar in block to right, 2-light wooden casement
beyond. Left return gable end inserted C20 window. The school was paid for by the Elton family, who were lords of the
manor. Closed in 1966 and became a private dwelling in 1974. (VCH Vol IV, 1978).
Listing NGR: ST2810210502
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