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The Old School House

A Grade II Listed Building in Acton Burnell, Shropshire

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Coordinates

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

Entry Name: The Old School House

Listing Date: 14 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1307746

English Heritage Legacy ID: 259666

Location: Acton Burnell, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

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

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Listing Text

ACTON BURNELL C.P., ACTON BURNELL,
SJ 50 SW,
6/14

The Old School House

GV

II

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

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