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240 and 241, High Street, Northallerton

Description: 240 and 241, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 332854

OS Grid Reference: SE3674694167
OS Grid Coordinates: 436746, 494167
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3417, -1.4363

Location: High Street, Northallerton, North Yorkshire DL7 8DJ

Locality: Northallerton
Local Authority: Hambleton District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL7 8DJ

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Listing Text

SE 3694-3794
(west side)
6/60 Nos 240 and 241
(formerly listed as No
15.4.86 241 (The Old Grammar
Grammar school, now offices. 1776, altered and extended 1844. Brick in Flemish
bond, pantile roof. L-shaped plan, 2 storeys, 3 bays to High Street. Ground floor:
4-pane sash windows below lintel and segmental relieving arch in panel, recessed
within painted, round arch with impost band. First floor: 8-pane sash windows.
Dentil cornice. Hipped roof. End eaves stacks. To left, recessed single-storey
screen wall with C20 part-glazed door, not of special interest. Right return:
impost band and cornice return, 1 matching ground-floor window, 1 blind first-floor
window. Further right, probably an added house, of slightly lower storeys: 6-panel
door and 16-pane sash window on ground floor, round-arched staircase sash window
with glazing bars, radial at the top, and 16-pane sash window on first floor; dentil
cornice, stack at right end. The medieval grammar school stood in the churchyard
and was replaced by this building, then also on church land.
Rev J L Saywell, The History and Annals of Northallerton (1885), pp 31, 131, 176
and iv.

Listing NGR: SE3674294159

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Source: English Heritage

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