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Latitude: 52.0921 / 52°5'31"N
Longitude: -1.3929 / 1°23'34"W
OS Eastings: 441690
OS Northings: 243928
OS Grid: SP416439
Mapcode National: GBR 7SC.W2Q
Mapcode Global: VHBYK.SPZ1
Plus Code: 9C4W3JR4+VR
Entry Name: Old School House
Listing Date: 26 February 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1287637
English Heritage Legacy ID: 401751
Location: Horley, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX15
Civil Parish: Horley
Built-Up Area: Horley
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Horley
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
HORLEY CHURCH LANE
SP4143 (East side)
23/94 Old School House
School master's house and school room, now house. c.1627 with single-unit
addition of 1711 (date on chimney stack). Squared coursed ironstone. Steeply
pitched thatched roof. Stone ridge and end stacks with brick shafts, 2 units
extended to 3 units. Single storey plus atttic. 3-window attic range. Entrance
off-centre to left has C20 door, wand frame and wood lintel, 3-light casement to
left with wood lintel. Two 3-light wood casements to right have wrought-iron
casement fasteners and wood lintels. Attic has 2- and 3.-light eyebrow dormers
with metal casements in wood frames. Wood lintels and wrought-iron casement
fasteners. Interior: stop-chamfered beam. Blocked fireplace with C19 overmantle,
Some stone flags. Window boxes. C18 straight flight staircase. Butt-purlin roof.
Stud partition in attic. Plank door. The C19 school room abutting on the right
is not of special architectural interest.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire; 1974, p653; VCH; Oxfordshire; Vol IX, p124)
Listing NGR: SP4169643966
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