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Old School House (Post Office and Sean Feeney Furniture Maker)

A Grade II Listed Building in Preston on Stour, Warwickshire

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1382646

English Heritage Legacy ID: 483030

Location: Preston on Stour, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, CV37

County: Warwickshire

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

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Listing Text


PRESTON ON STOUR

SP2049 Nos.19 AND 20
1912-1/12/137 Old School House (Post Office and
Sean Feeney, Furniture Maker)

GV II

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
above.
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
estate village.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
(Darley G: Villages of Vision: London: 1975-: 298).

Listing NGR: SP2043749835

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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