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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: SCHOOL AND SCHOOLMASTER'S HOUSE

List entry Number: 1330262

Location

SCHOOL AND SCHOOLMASTER'S HOUSE, THE VILLAGE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
Cheshire West and ChesterUnitary AuthorityWaverton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 30-Jan-1985

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 55535

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History

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Details

SJ 46 SE WAVERTON C.P. THE VILLAGE (West Side)

2/25 School and Schoolmaster's House

GV II

Former school and schoolmaster's house, now parish hall and house: dated 1877 by John Douglas for the 1st Duke of, Westminster. Schoolmaster's house has English garden wall band orange brick with red sandstone dressings and planted timber framing on the upper storey. Red tile roof and 2 lateral brick chimneys. 2-storey, 3-bay west front. Stone plinth and stringcourses. Central doorway behind oriel window supported on wooden columns on low stone walls. 4-centred arched doorcase under label mould. Door of tall vertical panels with iron strap hinges. 3-light casement above and to left is a 5-light stone mullioned window. Pair of small outbuildings with hipped roofs attached. Right gable has canted stone bay window below upper storey jettied out on wooden brackets. Date on tiebeam over 4-light casement.

School in ashlar red sandstone, connected to house by 1-storey passage. Has 1-storey, 5-bay south front under hipped roof with bellcote incorporated at the left end. Central 3 bays have 4-light mullioned and transomed windows with 4-centred arched lights above a continuous sill band. Each has stone-coped and finialled gable above. Door at left with 4-centred arched head and 4-light mullioned window at right end. 3 small gabled ventilators in roof. Additional hipped porch at right end with similar doorcase. Interior: One large room open to roof, with mansard shaped trusses, which can be divided by sliding half-glazed panels. Small classroom to rear and cloakrooms at either end.



Listing NGR: SJ4613463390

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National Grid Reference: SJ 46134 63390

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