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The Old Grammar School, Burnsall

Description: The Old Grammar School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 October 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 323746

OS Grid Reference: SE0327061483
OS Grid Coordinates: 403270, 461483
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0493, -1.9515

Location: B6160, Burnsall, North Yorkshire BD23 6BS

Locality: Burnsall
Local Authority: Craven District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: BD23 6BS

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Listing Text

SE 06 SW (east side)

2/90 The Old Grammar School


- II

The Old Grammar School, now a junior school. 1601 with C19 alterations.
Ashlar, graduated stone slate roof. 2 storeys, 6 bays. Plinth. Off-centre
full-height gabled porch. Moulded doorway with 4-centred arch under a
square head with foliated spandrels. Continuous dripmould above a panel
inscribed 'William Craven Alderman of London founder of this Schoole Anno
Dmi 1601'. The panel is flanked by engaged columns, which support a
cornice. Inner studded board door with 4-centred arch. To right of left-
hand bay a 4-panel door in chamfered surround, with a 4-centred arch. All
windows have ogee mullions, with leaded light, those to ground floor have
continuous dripmould, that to porch on first floor has continuous dripmould.
Left-hand bay is of 3-light as is window above porch. Bay to left of porch
has 2 lights. Other windows are of 4 lights. Ball finials, chamfered stone
coping. Bellcote to right-hand gable. Ridge stack with 2 diagonally set

Listing NGR: SE0326861484

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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