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Old Schoolhouse, Amotherby

Description: Old Schoolhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 October 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 328633

OS Grid Reference: SE7501073442
OS Grid Coordinates: 475010, 473442
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1513, -0.8530

Location: Church Street, Amotherby, North Yorkshire YO17 6TN

Locality: Amotherby
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO17 6TN

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Listing Text

SE 77 SE
(east side)
5/5 Old Schoolhouse
Schoolhouse; now house. 1744 on datestone; extended later; raised,
remodelled and schoolroom added c1860. Squared sandstone; schoolroom of
hammer-dressed sandstone; pantile roof with brick and stone, and brick
stacks, 1 rebuilt. Originally 2-cell, direct-entry plan, extended later to
right; schoolroom added to front left. 2-storey, single window centre
front, with 2-storey, single window extension set back to right; projecting
wing to left. Plank door in segment-arched opening to centre front, and
similar door with timber lintel to extension. 2-light, 12-pane horizontal-
sliding sashes with painted stone sills and painted timber lintels to right
of both doors, and to first floor. Datestone over centre door. End and
centre right stacks. Schoolroom wing: door of 6 recessed panels in return
front, in Tudor-arched opening on chamfered jambs beneath square, stopped
hoodmould. In gabled front, two 2-light ovolo-moulded mullion and transom
windows with square, stopped hoodmoulds. In gable apex, a recessed,
uncarved panel in round-arched, chamfered surround beneath floating cornice.
Coped gable and shaped kneelers. Gable-end stack on corbels. Rear: traces
of blocked fire window visible to centre left. Interior: room to rear of
schoolroom has exposed chamfered beams and square section joists.

Listing NGR: SE7501073442

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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