British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Yorebridge House Screen Walls and Roadside Wall with Railings, Bainbridge

Description: Yorebridge House Screen Walls and Roadside Wall with Railings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 323110

OS Grid Reference: SD9338290673
OS Grid Coordinates: 393382, 490673
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3116, -2.1032

Location: Bainbridge, North Yorkshire DL8 3EA

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

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Bainbridge, North Yorkshire at Explore Britain.

Listing Text

SD 99 SW
8/88 Yorebridge House, screen
walls and roadside wall
with railings
Schoolmaster's house, now offices, attached screen wall and roadside wall with
railings. House dated 1850, mid-C19 roadside wall and railings, early-C18
screen wall. House built for Rev. William Balderston, headmaster of
Yorebridge Grammar School 1847-91. Coursed watershot rubble, graduated
Welsh slate roof, cast-iron railings. House: 2 storeys, 1:1:1 bays, with
single-storey porch set back on left. Porch: board door in chamfered ashlar
surround. Main block: in centre, slightly-projecting bay with canted bay-
window on ground floor. Ground-floor sill band. In outer bays of ground
floor, and in centre of first floor: sash windows with glazing bars under
sandstone ashlar lintels with cornices above on consoles. In central gable,
"W B"
shield inscribed 1850 . First-floor outer windows are sashes with glazing
bars, with gablets above. Fleurs-de-lis crosses on gables. At rear, C20
extension with, to right, attached single-storey screen wall, fragment of
earlier building, with board door and 3-light flat-faced mullion window.
Facing road, low wall with coping, and arc-shaped curve beside house
supporting railings with fleurs-de-lis finials, and matching central gate.
Hartley M and Ingilby J, Yorkshire Village (1979).

Listing NGR: SD9338290673

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.