This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?
Latitude: 52.3538 / 52°21'13"N
Longitude: -2.6627 / 2°39'45"W
OS Eastings: 354959
OS Northings: 273067
OS Grid: SO549730
Mapcode National: GBR BN.STBM
Mapcode Global: VH84B.S3PD
Entry Name: National School
Listing Date: 15 March 1974
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1383699
English Heritage Legacy ID: 484131
Location: Caynham, Shropshire, SY8
Civil Parish: Caynham
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Caynham
Church of England Diocese: Hereford
SO57SW National School
School. Dated 1834. Coursed stone rubble. Slate roof with
bargeboards with pierced pendant fleur-de-lys decoration,
small bell-turret with pyramid slate roof and finial. Simple
single-storey 3-bay hall.
EXTERIOR: gable front with inserted first-floor mullion window
over recessed inscribed stone tablet with hoodmould. Doorway
with chamfered reveals, cambered arched head and stepped
hoodmould, beaded boarded door. Left side: 2 mullion and
transom windows with multi-pane lights under keyed stone
lintels with stepped hoodmoulds, flanking central 4/4 sash,
all with tiled sills. Opposite side masked by C20
prefabricated extensions. Rear gable: large 2-mullion and
transom window with timber lintel and vestigial hoodmould.
INTERIOR: 2 king-post trusses with hammerbeam bracing. Double
purlin roof with boarded ceiling. Inscription on front gable
tablet: CAYNHAM/NATIONAL SCHOOL/ERECTED/1834
Listing NGR: SO5495973067
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Other nearby listed buildings