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The Old School House

A Grade II Listed Building in Cotleigh, Devon

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Latitude: 50.8141 / 50°48'50"N

Longitude: -3.1313 / 3°7'52"W

OS Eastings: 320396

OS Northings: 102225

OS Grid: ST203022

Mapcode National: GBR M0.Y0JM

Mapcode Global: FRA 46BY.7Y2

Plus Code: 9C2RRV79+JF

Entry Name: The Old School House

Listing Date: 16 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1333668

English Heritage Legacy ID: 86567

Location: Cotleigh, East Devon, Devon, EX14

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Cotleigh

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Cotleigh St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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ST 20 SW
11/12 The Old School House
- II
House, former school house. Circa 1870, circa 1970 rear extension. Exposed local
stone and flint rubble with cream-coloured sandstone ashlar detail and dressings and
including some decorative brick; stone rubble and brick stack topped with plastered
C20 brick; red tile roof including bands of scallop-shaped tiles and crested ridge
tiles, asbestos slate roof to the C20 extension.
Plan: 2-room plan house facing east. The left (south) room has a rear lateral
stack. Central entrance hall. C20 service extension projects at right angles to
rear of the right (north) side. 2 storeys. Tudor Gothic style.
Exterior: symmetrical 2-window front arranged around a central doorway behind an
original gabled porch which contains a part-glazed 4-panel door. It is flanked by
horned 4-pane sashes with sandstone reveals. At first floor level is a flat stone
platband. On the first floor there is a single central window; a round-head
casement with Y-tracery glazing bars and sandstone architrave. It rises into the
eaves and the gable over it (like the porch gable below) has cusped bargeboards.
This window is flanked by sandstone quatrefoil panels. Each end are sandstone
ashlar quoins and there is an eaves cornice of red brick set at 45 degrees to the
wall. The roof is gable-ended and the left gable has cusped bargeboards and the
windows below are horned 4-pane sashes. The right gable has a first floor casement
and surround made of cream-coloured brick.
Interior: not inspected.

Listing NGR: ST2039602225

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