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The School House, Newburn

A Category B Listed Building in East Neuk and Landward, Fife

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Latitude: 56.221 / 56°13'15"N

Longitude: -2.9003 / 2°54'1"W

OS Eastings: 344269

OS Northings: 703526

OS Grid: NO442035

Mapcode National: GBR 2M.D2C5

Mapcode Global: WH7SJ.FW4R

Plus Code: 9C8V63CX+CV

Entry Name: The School House, Newburn

Listing Name: Newburn Parish School, Schoolhouse and Hall

Listing Date: 1 March 1984

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 349135

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB15499

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Newburn

County: Fife

Electoral Ward: East Neuk and Landward

Parish: Newburn

Traditional County: Fife

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Row of 3 buildings, all harled with ashlar margins. Central building probably mid/late 18th century; 2 storeys, 3 bays, central door now a window. Taller, earlier 19th century west house also 2 storeys and

3 bays; central door with cavetto reveals and broad margins; 2-storeys, whin rubble wing extends 2 bays to north in T-plan. 12-pane sashes,

skews and corniced end stacks. Long, later 19th century single storey schoolroom to east (extended mid 20th century for village hall) has corniced and flat-roofed panel to left, and 4 12-pane sashes. Slate roofs throughout.

Statement of Interest

School endowed by John Wood of Orkie, 1658.

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