This section is from the book "Modern Buildings, Their Planning, Construction And Equipment Vol3", by G. A. T. Middleton. Also available from Amazon: Modern Buildings.
Teachers' House When provided, this should contain parlour, kitchen, scullery, and three bedrooms, the smallest dimensions approved being:-
14 by 12
by 9 to ceiling or wall-plate
12 by 12
by 9 do. do.
14 by 12
by 8 if ceiled at wall-plate, or
12 by 8
7 feet to wall-plate and 9 feet to ceiling.
The residence must be planned so that no room is a passage room and no chimneys are on external walls, and with no internal communication between residence and school. The windows should be carried up as near ceiling as practicable, and there should be a separate and distinct yard with offices. No dwelling house should be built as part of the schoolhouse.