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Latitude: 50.9618 / 50°57'42"N
Longitude: -3.3431 / 3°20'35"W
OS Eastings: 305773
OS Northings: 118905
OS Grid: ST057189
Mapcode National: GBR LQ.MLW0
Mapcode Global: FRA 36WK.PDQ
Entry Name: The Old School House
Listing Date: 17 March 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1325915
English Heritage Legacy ID: 95953
Location: Holcombe Rogus, Mid Devon, Devon, TA21
District: Mid Devon
Civil Parish: Holcombe Rogus
Built-Up Area: Holcombe Rogus
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Holcombe Rogus All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
HOLCOMBE ROGUS FORE STREET, Holcombe Rogus
ST 01 NE
- The Old School House
House, formerly Rayers Primary School. Circa 1840. Grey-coloured chert ashlar;
stone rubble stacks topped with C19 brick; slate roof.
Plan: now a 2-room plan house facing north onto Fore Street. Each room is heated
by a gable-end stack. It is now 2 storeys although a large window suggests that the
right (west) room at least was open to the roof.
Exterior: irregular 2-window front of C20 replacement fixed pane and casements with
glazing bars. The largest window is right of centre and has a segmental arch over.
It is set across the first floor structure. The smaller ground floor window further
left also has a segmental arch over. The front doorway, near the right end, is a a
Tudor arch and contains the original studded plank door with coverstrips.
Roof is gable ended.
Interior: was not inspected.
This house was formerly Rayer's Primary School, the smaller of the 2 C19 schools in
the village. It forms part of an attractive group of listed buildings in Fore
Listing NGR: ST0576718907
Other nearby listed buildings