Home   News   Article

CROWLAND PARISH SCHOOL: Support for conversion of The Old School

Crowland Parish Council news.
Crowland Parish Council news.

A former school building in Crowland has moved closer to beng turned into three new homes after support from parish councillors.

The grade II-listed “Old School” in Postland Road, once a junior school, is the subject of a planning application to turn it into housing.

Built in 1857 as Postland Road School, it was an infant school in the 1940s and 1950s before the expansion of South View Primary School ten years ago.

The Old School was hit by an arson attack in June 2010 and a statement on the plans said: “The building has been securely boarded up to prevent further vandalism and arson, whilst its interior has been partly repaired where fire damage was caused to plaster and other internal finishes.

“The building could therefore be defined to be in a ‘shell’ condition, but it seems watertight and in a reasonable structural state of repair, with no structural cracks in evidence.”

Crowland homes plan is refused

Cash on the table from Wryde Croft

Youth disorder sparks council to call for talks


Iliffe Media does not moderate comments. Please click here for our house rules.

People who post abusive comments about other users or those featured in articles will be banned.

Thank you. Your comment has been received and will appear on the site shortly.


Terms of Comments

We do not actively moderate, monitor or edit contributions to the reader comments but we may intervene and take such action as we think necessary, please click here for our house rules.

If you have any concerns over the contents on our site, please either register those concerns using the report abuse button, contact us here.

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies - Learn More