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The Village School and Schoolmaster's House and Railings Around Property, Hovingham

Description: The Village School and Schoolmaster's House and Railings Around Property

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 329062

OS Grid Reference: SE6672275621
OS Grid Coordinates: 466722, 475621
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1721, -0.9794

Location: B1257, Hovingham, North Yorkshire YO62 4LF

Locality: Hovingham
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO62 4LF

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Listing Text

SE 6675
(south side)
8/106 The Village School and
Schoolmaster's House and
railings around property
School and schoolmaster's house and railings surrounding both properties.
1864 with extension of c1880. Ashlar and Welsh slate roof. Schoolmaster's
house to west, school with large open schoolroom to east and extension to
north. High Victorian Gothic style. School: one tall storey. Central 3-
light transomed window flanked by paired trefoil-headed windows. Oriel
window to right gable end. Entrance to left: board door beneath hoodmould
with worn label stops. Plaque above bears inscription "Remember now thy
creator in the days of thy youth". 3-light window to left with lintel
inscribed "1864", and 2-light half-dormer above. To extreme left: gable end
of schoolmaster's house with bay window and paired trefoil-headed windows
above. Schoolmaster's house: 2 storeys, 3 first-floor windows and outshut
to left. Central board door beneath overlight in stone doorcase flanked by
3-light mullion windows. 2-light mullion window to outshut. First floor:
single-light trefoil-headed windows flanked by paired trefoil-headed windows
in gablets. Gable coping. Left end stack and stack rising through rear
pitch of roof.

Listing NGR: SE6672275621

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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