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Outbuilding at Former Royston Grammar School 4, Royston

Description: Outbuilding at Former Royston Grammar School 4

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 March 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 333769

OS Grid Reference: SE3649511231
OS Grid Coordinates: 436495, 411231
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5964, -1.4500

Location: Church Hill, Barnsley S71 4NH

Locality: Royston
County: Barnsley
Country: England
Postcode: S71 4NH

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Listing Text

(north side),
2/80 Royston
Outbuilding at
26 .3.82 former Royston
Grammar School
(Formerly listed as
(north side),
Outbuilding at former
Royston Grammar School

26.3.82 II

Thought to have been the dormitory range of Royston Grammar School, now garages.
C16 internal timberwork with probably C18 addition to left and later cladding.
Coursed, squared stone to left and rear, brick to right. All rendered. Stone
slate roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Four C20 garage doors to ground floor. Sash
window with glazing bars to lst-floor left, and 2 horizontal sashes to lst-floor
right. Later brick stack to right gable. Rear elevation: projecting chimney
breast to right, truncated at eaves. Later stone steps to 1st floor, to left.

Interior: 3 bays. 3 trusses on posts. The right king-post truss is built into
gable wall and is incomplete at apex. The centre truss, also king-post, has
diagonal studding and a studded wall to 1st floor, below tie-beam. The left
truss backs on to a large chimney breast but only the tie-beam remains, below
which the lst-floor wall is studded.

Listing NGR: SE3649411237

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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