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Latitude: 52.6137 / 52°36'49"N
Longitude: -2.6954 / 2°41'43"W
OS Eastings: 353014
OS Northings: 302000
OS Grid: SJ530020
Mapcode National: GBR BL.8K3G
Mapcode Global: WH8C7.KKQL
Plus Code: 9C4VJ873+FV
Entry Name: The Old School House
Listing Date: 14 May 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1307746
English Heritage Legacy ID: 259666
Location: Acton Burnell, Shropshire, SY5
Civil Parish: Acton Burnell
Built-Up Area: Acton Burnell
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Acton Burnell
Church of England Diocese: Hereford
ACTON BURNELL C.P., ACTON BURNELL,
SJ 50 SW,
The Old School House
Shown on O.S. map as school.
School, now house. 1815 with additions of circa 1845. Rendered and
lined as ashlar, probably over coursed sandstone rubble; hipped slate
roof. Gothick style. One storey. High plinth, projecting end piers,
external brick end stack to left and brick ridge stack to rear wing.
1:4 bays; three windows to right with intersecting Gothick tracery and
raised architraves with impost blocks and keystones, that in centre a
taller C20 wooden replacement with blocked architrave and larger
keystone; mid-C19 gabled porch projecting at right-angles to left has
cast iron Gothick window to front and segmental-headed boarded door in
right-hand return front with side-light to right and chamfered reveals.
Cast iron Gothick window in right-hand return front of main block.
Mid-C19 one-storey and attic and 2-storey wing at rear. Interior:
roof with arch-braced collar trusses and king posts above. V.C.H.,
Vol. VIII, p.6.
Listing NGR: SJ5301402000
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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