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Danby School and Masters House, Danby

Description: Danby School and Masters House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 327997

OS Grid Reference: NZ6995807831
OS Grid Coordinates: 469958, 507831
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4611, -0.9223

Location: Yall Flat Lane, Danby, North Yorkshire YO21 2NG

Locality: Danby
Local Authority: Scarborough Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO21 2NG

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Listing Text

East side

6/78 Danby School and
master's house


School, 3rd quarter of C19. Coursed squared sandstone. Welsh
slate roof with stone dressings and stacks. Probably of 3 builds,
not far apart in time. 1-storey centre section of 2 wide bays has
boarded door with fancy hinges at right in multi-moulded 2-centred
arch with hoodmould; 2- and 3-light casements, with cusped heads to
lights, flank a large projecting offset stack holding niche with
coat-of-arms. Right projecting 2-storey gabled wing has mullioned-
and-transomed windows with pointed heads to lights, 2-light below,
3-light above under relieving arch. Stepped and corniced ridge
stacks. Projecting left wing of tall storey has 3-light window
with pointed heads; owl hole in gable. Extruded porch with Tudor-
arched boarded door. At right end is master's house, with 3-bay,
1½-storey front on right return: Low, 2-centred-arched doorway and
4 mullioned-and-transomed windows with pointed heads to lights, 3
on ground floor and 1 in a half-dormer.

Pent right extension is not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NZ6995807831

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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