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School House

A Grade II Listed Building in Harberton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.3933 / 50°23'36"N

Longitude: -3.7121 / 3°42'43"W

OS Eastings: 278397

OS Northings: 56229

OS Grid: SX783562

Mapcode National: GBR QL.PL1P

Mapcode Global: FRA 3830.9ND

Plus Code: 9C2R97VQ+85

Entry Name: School House

Listing Date: 26 April 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1287865

English Heritage Legacy ID: 101334

Location: Harberton, South Hams, Devon, TQ9

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Harberton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Harbertonford St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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School House


House, formerly schoolmaster's house to adjacent school. The Old School
(qv). 1849. Slate rubble with granite dressings. Steeply pitched asbestos
slate roof with cross-gables left and right with ornate pierced
bargeboards. Rendered chimney stacks on side walls. Tudor style.
Plan: 2 principal front rooms with central lobby entrance between with a
porch and with service rooms in rear outshut.
Exterior: 2 storeys and attic. Symmetrical 2-window front. Central steeply
pitched gabled porch with ornate pierced bargeboards and chamfered 4-centred
arch doorway with glazed door. Left and right to ground and first floors
chamfered granite mullion 3-light windows with cement weathered lintels.
Similar single light attic window in each gable.
Rear outshut extended and heightened in C20.
Interior not inspected.
Note: "in 1849 Richard Browne Esq of Englebourne gave a house for the use
of the master" (Whites).
Source: White's Directory of 1878.

Listing NGR: SX7839756229

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