Schoolhouse and Attached Infants School, Great Milton

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Go Historic ID
359574
Names
Schoolhouse and Attached Infants School
Coordinates
51.7216350° N, 1.0900840° W
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Listed on
Grade II* listed building
listed building (England)

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Timeline

18 Jul 1963

Schoolhouse and Attached Infants School designated a Grade II* listed building

National Heritage List for England Data

Schoolhouse and Attached Infants School is listed on the National Heritage List for England with the following data. Some information may have become outdated since the date of listing. Text courtesy of Historic England. © Crown Copyright, reprinted under the Open Government License.

List Entry ID
1047492
Grade
II*
Name
SCHOOLHOUSE AND ATTACHED INFANTS SCHOOL
Location
SCHOOLHOUSE AND ATTACHED INFANTS SCHOOL, HIGH STREET
Parish
Great Milton
District
South Oxfordshire
County
Oxfordshire
Grid Reference
SP 62950 02937

GREAT MILTON HIGH STREET SP60SW (West side) 5/124 Schoolhouse and attached 18/07/63 Infants School (Formerly listed as Great Milton School)

- II*

Schoolhouse and attached school. Early C17 and 1854. Coursed limestone rubble with ashlar dressings; old plain tile roof with brick stacks. H-plan. 2 storeys plus attics. C17 range to left projects to front and rear with stone gable parapets, ornamental kneelers and apex finials. Front gable has stone-mullioned windows of 4, 3 and 2 lights, all with concave chamfers and labels. Entrance in return to right has a studded door with strap hinges in a 4-centre arched doorway with recessed spandrels and label. 2-light mullioned window above has diamond-leaded lights. Externally-C19 centre range of one bay has 3-light mullioned windows and a 2-light gabled roof dormer. School room range to right has matching front gable (slightly lower) with a large stone mullioned and transomed window. Arched doorway in left return facing schoolhouse door. Very large stack to left of centre with 5 tall shafts set alternately straight and diagonal. Further single-shaft stack to right of centre with tiled bellcote. Left gable wall has further C17 mullioned windows to 3 floors with single-storey range projecting to rear. Interior: Several 4-centre arched stone fireplaces; beams with elaborate double-ovolo mouldings, some intersecting; dogleg stair to attics with winders; timber-framed partitions; butt-purlin roof. Inscription on schoolroom wing "HILTON/NATIONAL/SCHOOL/1854"...

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Bibliography

  1. “SCHOOLHOUSE AND ATTACHED INFANTS SCHOOL.” The National Heritage List for England. Web. Accessed 8 Oct. 2013. <https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1047492>