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Rigmaden School and School House

A Grade II Listed Building in Mansergh, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.2392 / 54°14'21"N

Longitude: -2.6126 / 2°36'45"W

OS Eastings: 360170

OS Northings: 482789

OS Grid: SD601827

Mapcode National: GBR BM6F.53

Mapcode Global: WH94G.VP2Z

Entry Name: Rigmaden School and School House

Listing Date: 21 February 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1335955

English Heritage Legacy ID: 75719

Location: Mansergh, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA6

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Mansergh

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Kirkby Lonsdale Team Ministry

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


SD 68 SW,
16/140

MANSERGH,
CHAPEL LANE (East side),
Rigmaden School and Schoolhouse

G.V.

II

Former school and house. Lintel reads: "1839/LAUS DEO". Stone rubble with
ashlar dressings and slate roof. T-plan, single storey, the house with attic in
north wing. Rusticated quoins and decorative bargeboards. South wing of three bays
with gabled porch to south return. Windows in ashlar surrounds have casements.
Entrance has decorated lintel with date under label mould, with panelled door.
Panel reading: "RIGMADEN SCHOOL" between 2nd and 3rd bays has crest above.
Cross-axial stack with diagonal shafts. West wing has casement window and
gabled dormer to south; window with small-paned fixed glazing under dripstone to
west; entrance with plank door to north. North wing has sashed window; gabled
dormer and small triangular-headed light. Gabled porch has finial and label
mould to entrance with 9-panel door, 3 glazed. Gable-end stack. East elevation
has attached outbuilding entrance under canopy to south end, dormer window to
north end. Area to south-west has plain iron railings on stone base and squeeze
stile.


Listing NGR: SD6017082789

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