History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

The Fishing Post the Old Schoolhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Skerne and Wansford, East Riding of Yorkshire

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 53.9957 / 53°59'44"N

Longitude: -0.3805 / 0°22'49"W

OS Eastings: 506265

OS Northings: 456732

OS Grid: TA062567

Mapcode National: GBR TQS7.FD

Mapcode Global: WHGDD.4T2P

Entry Name: The Fishing Post the Old Schoolhouse

Listing Date: 25 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1309733

English Heritage Legacy ID: 166952

Location: Skerne and Wansford, East Riding of Yorkshire, YO25

County: East Riding of Yorkshire

Civil Parish: Skerne and Wansford

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Wansford St Mary

Church of England Diocese: York

Find accommodation in
Nafferton

Listing Text

TA 05 NE SKERNE WANSFORD

7/93 ´The Fishing Post´ and
The Old Schoolhouse


GV II


School and master's house, now a single house. 1877. By G E Street for
Sir Tatton Sykes. Red brick with stone dressings, plain tiles. Irregular
plan of main range with 4 projecting gabled wings of varying size and
height. School, to left and to rear, in Gothic revival style, master's
house in Jacobean domestic style. Boarded door in timber architrave with
segmental head to left, similar door in pointed opening with continuous
segmental head to left, similar door in pointed opening with continuous
chamfer to right. 3-light window with plate tracery under segmental head to
left, 4-light mullioned window with king mullion to right. 3-light square-
headed window with mullions and 2 single-light square-headed windows to
centre. First floor has 2-light casement windows, with lead cames,
throughout. Shaped tile cladding to gables, axial stacks with stripwork and
bands, house surmounted by a fleche with cross finial to school roof.
Outbuildings to right not of special interest.


Listing NGR: TA0626556732

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.