Description: School House
Date Listed: 23 June 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 333207
OS Grid Reference: NZ5391405935
OS Grid Coordinates: 453914, 505935
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4460, -1.1701
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KIRKBY KIRKBY CROSSROADS
NZ 50 NW
4/148 School House
House, dated 1683 on lintel, but date recut. C17 appearance but
considerably altered, and with later C18 right bay. Lightly-tooled
coursed sandstone of almost ashlar quality, on chamfered plinth;
similarly-tooled right bay but sandstone with much more iron content;
upper courses of old part in this stone, showing eaves have been
raised. Roof of concrete tiles with stone ridge, copings, kneelers
and stacks. 2 storeys, 3 and 1 bays. Studded old door under
flattened Tudor-arched lintel in right bay. Paired replaced sashes
under inserted lintels at left. Yorkshire sashes in first-floor
outer bays; filled panel between. In right bay a 3-light Yorkshire
sash under extended keyed lintel. Copings and corniced stacks at
ends and junction.
Interior not inspected but said to be much altered.
Pevsner, Yorkshire North Riding, p.214.
Listing NGR: NZ5391405935
Source: English Heritage
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