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Latitude: 53.2637 / 53°15'49"N
Longitude: -2.3874 / 2°23'14"W
OS Eastings: 374258
OS Northings: 374142
OS Grid: SJ742741
Mapcode National: GBR CZRP.YS
Mapcode Global: WH99F.97DC
Entry Name: The Old School House
Listing Date: 10 March 1953
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1310312
English Heritage Legacy ID: 57610
Location: Nether Peover, Cheshire West and Chester, WA16
County: Cheshire West and Chester
Civil Parish: Nether Peover
Built-Up Area: Swan Green
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: Lower or Nether Peover St Oswald
Church of England Diocese: Chester
SJ 77 SW NETHER PEOVER C.P. THE COBBLES, LOWER PEOVER
6/16 The Old School House
Schoolhouse, 1645 and 1710, converted to cottage. English garden wall
bond brown brickwork with graded stone-slate roof. 1½ storeys, 2
windows, symmetrical. Door of 6 raised and fielded panels; replaced
wooden 3-light leaded casements; plain 3-course band at 1st floor;
stone above doorway inscribed Deo et Ecclesiae hanc domunculum in usum
scholae humilime dedicat Ri: Comberbach 1710 postea datavit 1645; on
cill of dedication stone RESTAURATA 1883. A horizontally sliding sash
in lower storey of left gable end and 2 in upper storey, all leaded;
mid C20 oriel inserted in right gable. Replaced empty square belfry
above right gable; rendered chimney on left gable.
Interior, altered during conversion, not inspected.
Part of an attractive group around forecourt to churchyard.
Listing NGR: SJ7425774142
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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