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Yorebridge Grammar School, Bainbridge

Description: Yorebridge Grammar School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 323109

OS Grid Reference: SD9337790710
OS Grid Coordinates: 393377, 490710
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3119, -2.1033

Location: Bainbridge, North Yorkshire DL8 3EA

Locality: Bainbridge
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL8 3EA

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Listing Text

SD 99 SW
Yorebridge Grammar School

Former school. Dated 1848. Coursed watershot rubble, Welsh slate roof.
Single storey, 2:1:2 bays. Central 2-storey gabled porch with leaved board
door below paned fanlight in round-arched chamfered surround of quoined,
chamfered rustication. Above, round-arched paned window in ashlar surround.
Oversailing eaves with timber brackets. Sash windows with glazing bars.
Lozenge-shaped slates. End stacks. Left and right returns: 2 round-arched
paned windows in ashlar surrounds with imposts and keystones. Above, in
left gable, plaque with date. Founded as a Free Grammar School in 1601 by
Anthony Besson of Worton Hall (qv) and Gray's Inn, and endowed with premises
in York (now the Black Swan Inn). Hartley M and Ingilby J, Yorkshire
Village (1979).

Listing NGR: SD9337790710

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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