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Latitude: 52.1464 / 52°8'47"N
Longitude: -1.7027 / 1°42'9"W
OS Eastings: 420439
OS Northings: 249832
OS Grid: SP204498
Mapcode National: GBR 4MD.G9Y
Mapcode Global: VHBY6.F9PX
Entry Name: Old School House (Post Office and Sean Feeney Furniture Maker)
Listing Date: 27 April 2000
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1382646
English Heritage Legacy ID: 483030
Location: Preston on Stour, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, CV37
Civil Parish: Preston on Stour
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire
Church of England Parish: Atherstone St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Coventry
PRESTON ON STOUR
SP2049 Nos.19 AND 20
1912-1/12/137 Old School House (Post Office and
Sean Feeney, Furniture Maker)
School, now shop, workshop and 2 houses. 1848. For James
Roberts West of Alscot Park. Brick with ashlar dressings;
fishscale tile roof with enriched cresting and brick lateral
stacks with diagonal shafts. H-plan.
EXTERIOR: single-storey centre with 2-storey end wings. Wide
eaves and stone-coped gables with kneelers. Centre has
entrance to each end in gabled porch with door set in
Tudor-arched opening, inner entrances have 4-centred arches
and 4-panel doors; 3 windows have offset sills and chamfered
reveals and ashlar lintels, 4:2:4-light transomed casements
with leaded glazing; 2 triangular louvred openings and
bellcote to ridge with enriched gable to each side and wind
vane. Central panel with inscription and date.
Each gabled wing has inner lateral stacks; windows have ashlar
sills and lintels, and leaded glazing: 1:2:1-light transomed
canted bay under hipped roof and window with cross-casement
Each outer return is a 3-window range with gabled wing to rear
end and gabled porch; windows with cross-casements, and single
and 2-light casements; left return has clock-face to gable.
Rear has varied gabled wings and stacks. Part of a model
INTERIOR: not inspected.
(Darley G: Villages of Vision: London: 1975-: 298).
Listing NGR: SP2043749835
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