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The Old School House

A Grade II Listed Building in Cothelstone, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0791 / 51°4'44"N

Longitude: -3.1668 / 3°10'0"W

OS Eastings: 318359

OS Northings: 131732

OS Grid: ST183317

Mapcode National: GBR LY.D9K2

Mapcode Global: FRA 4688.D2V

Entry Name: The Old School House

Listing Date: 4 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1308239

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270304

Location: Cothelstone, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA4

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Civil Parish: Cothelstone

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


3/93 The Old School House


School, now dwelling. Dated 1873. Red sandstone with Ham stone dressings,
moulded plinth, shallow pitched hipped slate roofs below high parapets,
stone stacks. Main facade faces South-east, 2 storey block with full
height canted bay, 5-light mullions using the tripartite baluster-type
mullions of Cothelstone Manor (qv), as do all the other windows. String
courses between storeys and high parapet. One storey block left with 4-
light mullion and string course continued around small block set in angle containing entrance and single light window. Left return elevation 3-light mullion, parapet topped by gable with ball finials and cap, containing
bell with plaque below inscribed - B73. Attractive attempt at developing
an Estate style. The property is also known as Woodcote.

Listing NGR: ST1835931731

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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