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Steppingly Schoolhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Bedford, Central Bedfordshire

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Latitude: 52.0084 / 52°0'30"N

Longitude: -0.5267 / 0°31'36"W

OS Eastings: 501221

OS Northings: 235470

OS Grid: TL012354

Mapcode National: GBR G3M.5N0

Mapcode Global: VHFQS.TSF6

Plus Code: 9C4X2F5F+98

Entry Name: Steppingly Schoolhouse

Listing Date: 1 March 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1321709

English Heritage Legacy ID: 38091

Location: Steppingley, Central Bedfordshire, MK45

County: Central Bedfordshire

Civil Parish: Steppingley

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Steppingley

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text



4/106 Steppingley Schoolhouse


Schoolhouse, belonging with Steppingley County Primary School. Circa 1870 by
Henry Clutton, probably for the Duke of Bedford. Ground floor of coursed
ironstone with ashlar dressings, first floor with colourwashed plaster with
applied timber frame decoration. Slate roofs. Loosely Tudor in style. 2-
storeyed T-plan building with single storeyed outbuilding projecting from NE,
forming overall L-plan. Main W block is jettied at first floor level. Ground
floor windows, which echo those of school, are mullioned and square-headed, of
2 and 3 lights, each light with cambered arch. First floor windows are
casements with glazing bars. W elevation has jettied gabled dormer. Doorway
is within SE angle, under open porch with hipped slate roof. Integral chimney
stacks, one to N gable, one at SE angle, both with rounded angles.

Listing NGR: TL0122135470

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

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