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Latitude: 52.4951 / 52°29'42"N
Longitude: -1.7065 / 1°42'23"W
OS Eastings: 420024
OS Northings: 288620
OS Grid: SP200886
Mapcode National: GBR 4H4.FDZ
Mapcode Global: VHBWG.CKQ2
Entry Name: The Old School
Listing Date: 23 August 2000
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1382108
English Heritage Legacy ID: 482473
Location: Coleshill, North Warwickshire, Warwickshire, B46
District: North Warwickshire
Civil Parish: Coleshill
Built-Up Area: Coleshill
Traditional County: Warwickshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire
Church of England Parish: Coleshill
Church of England Diocese: Birmingham
SP2088 PARKFIELD ROAD
1751/11/10012 The Old School
School, now a community hall. 1871-2; extended 1887-90 to the designs of George H. Cox of Birmingham; altered C20. Red brick with blue brick bands and stone dressings. Clay plain tile roof with stone coping to gable ends. Tall brick lateral stacks with blue brick bands and battered shafts and axial stack at ridge, the tops truncated.
PLAN: L-shaped on plan, original range to south east, and 1887-90 wing to north west.
Victorian Gothic style in polychromatic brick.
EXTERIOR: Single storey. Asymmetrical south front with gable-ended wings to left and right, the larger left-hand gable has large 4-light plate-tracery window and round ventilator above, 2 and 3-light stone mullion windows and two large lateral stacks at centre with buttress between with weathered set-offs. Small gabled ventilators in roof pitch. The east gable end has similar 3-light plate-tracery window with small round ventilator above. West side has lower wing on left and lateral stack on right; and to left the 1887-90 extension has similar wing and lateral stacks, and with C20 flat roof addition in the angle of the wing.
INTERIOR: Some of the classroom partitions have been removed and suspended ceilings inserted., but the arch-braced roofs on corbels remain above.
Listing NGR: SP2002488620
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