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Old School House

A Grade II Listed Building in West Kirby and Thurstaston, Wirral

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Latitude: 53.3489 / 53°20'56"N

Longitude: -3.134 / 3°8'2"W

OS Eastings: 324609

OS Northings: 384158

OS Grid: SJ246841

Mapcode National: GBR 6YKQ.96

Mapcode Global: WH76D.T2TZ

Plus Code: 9C5R8VX8+HC

Entry Name: Old School House

Listing Date: 25 March 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1343517

English Heritage Legacy ID: 215644

Location: West Kirby and Thurstaston, Wirral, CH61

County: Wirral

Electoral Ward/Division: West Kirby and Thurstaston

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Thurstaston St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 24/07/2018

SJ 28 SW

STATION ROAD (north side)
Old School House

(Formerly listed as Former Thurstaston School)


Former school. c.1858-59. Snecked stone with slate roof, now stripped (1985). One storey, four bays, the first bay of two storeys, projects under gable with porch and bell cote to right. Windows possibly originally mullioned, now with no frames due to restoration work. Weathered buttresses. First bay has window to ground floor with label mould taken over stone with foliate decoration and letter "N"; first floor window of two segmental-pointed lights, mullion. Porch has buttress to return, segmental-pointed entrance has hood mould with lozenge stops, door has elaborate hinges, lozenge over. Bell cote has corbelled cornice. Gable-end and first bay cross-axial stacks.

Listing NGR: SJ2460984158

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