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Church House School

A Grade II Listed Building in Manaton, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6175 / 50°37'3"N

Longitude: -3.7678 / 3°46'4"W

OS Eastings: 275031

OS Northings: 81248

OS Grid: SX750812

Mapcode National: GBR QG.NHRL

Mapcode Global: FRA 27ZF.RY8

Entry Name: Church House School

Listing Date: 4 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1334171

English Heritage Legacy ID: 85000

Location: Manaton, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ13

County: Devon

District: Teignbridge

Civil Parish: Manaton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Manaton St Winifred

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

MANATON MANATON
SX 77 NE
5/67 Church House School
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GV II

Former national school converted into a house. Dated 1859.
Granite rubble walls with larger granite quoins and dressed granite doorways and
window surrounds. Dry Welsh slate roof with gabled ends and deep eaves and verges.
Small brick ridge stacks with granite caps.
Gothic style. School room with gabled wing at front flanked by lean-to entrance
porches in the angles under swept down roof. Originally single storey with later
floor inserted. West front has large pointed arched window without chamfer in
centre of gable, window is 3-light timber mullion with cross transom. Tablet
below the sill inscribed "Manaton National School erected A.D. 1859". In each
flanking porch is pointed arched doorway chamfered with pyramid stops and dressed
granite voussoirs. Gable ends of main range have large pointed arched windows with
timber mullion/transom frames. Ventilation slit in gable above. Porches have
small 2-light wood casements on inside walls. 2 C20 casements inserted in rear
wall with a C20 gabled dormer windows above.
Interior floored and converted into house, not inspected.


Listing NGR: SX7506081227

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