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Old School House and Former School

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Alne, Warwickshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2309 / 52°13'51"N

Longitude: -1.8385 / 1°50'18"W

OS Eastings: 411124

OS Northings: 259202

OS Grid: SP111592

Mapcode National: GBR 3JX.3Z6

Mapcode Global: VHB09.26W3

Entry Name: Old School House and Former School

Listing Date: 17 June 1996

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1268455

English Heritage Legacy ID: 461804

Location: Great Alne, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, B49

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

Civil Parish: Great Alne

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Kinwarton with Great Alne

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text

GREAT ALNE

SP15NW SCHOOL ROAD
539-0/7/10002 (North side)
Old School House and former School

II

National School [now used by Girl Guides] and master`s house. Dated 1840. Painted brick. Slate roofs with brick modillion eaves, hipped and with pedimental gables. Brick axial and lateral stacks. PLAN: Schoolroom in the centre range, another smaller schoolroom in the east crosswing and the master`s house in the west crosswing. Later outshuts at the rear. Italianate style. EXTERIOR: Single-storey school, the centre three bays with three 3-light windows with round-headed lights and multi-pane cast-iron casements with margin-panes and segmentally arched doorway on left with glazed plank door; slightly advanced crosswing on right with pedimental gable, stringcourses and 3-light window with segmentally headed lights and similar multi-pane metal casements. Master`s house in 2-storey crosswing on left with stringcourse at first floor level and segmentally arched windows with hoodmoulds and 2-light casements with small panes; similar windows on 2-bay west [right] return with panel at centre of first floor with small armorial device and inscription NATIONAL SCHOOL Built AD 1840; another segmentally arched casement in outshut on left. Outshuts with lean-to roofs at rear. INTERIOR: Schoolrooms ceiled, but braced collar-trusses partly exposed. Interior of master`s house not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP1112459202

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