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Cawthorne Endowed School, Over Wyresdale

Description: Cawthorne Endowed School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 182582

OS Grid Reference: SD5613254311
OS Grid Coordinates: 356132, 454311
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9830, -2.6704

Location: Strait Lane, Abbeystead, Lancashire LA2 9BQ

Locality: Over Wyresdale
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA2 9BQ

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Listing Text


12/46 Cawthorne Endowed School

School, late C19th, possibly by Douglas. Sandstone rubble with slate roof.
Sinqle storey. South side has 2 projections, the right-hand one gabled,
the left-hand one smaller and with a hipped roof. windows have lights with
elliptical heads. To the right of the right-hand projection is one of 8
lights, with mullions and transom. To the left there is a similar window.
Its front wall has 2 2-light mullioned windows. The left-hand projection
has a 2-light mullioned window. There is a door with chamfered surround in
its right-hand return wall. The right-hand projection has similar doorways
in hoth return walls. The main building has a stone bellcote on its
right-hand gable and a chimney with twin octagonal shafts on its left-hand
one. The left-hand (west) gable wall has a stepped 8-light mullioned and
transomed window with pointed heads to the upper lights.

Listing NGR: SD5613254311

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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