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Snaith Old Grammar School

A Grade II Listed Building in Snaith and Cowick, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.6925 / 53°41'32"N

Longitude: -1.0313 / 1°1'52"W

OS Eastings: 464062

OS Northings: 422217

OS Grid: SE640222

Mapcode National: GBR PT7R.J2

Mapcode Global: WHFDH.4G54

Entry Name: Snaith Old Grammar School

Listing Date: 23 April 1952

Last Amended: 16 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1347049

English Heritage Legacy ID: 164922

Location: Snaith and Cowick, East Riding of Yorkshire, DN14

County: East Riding of Yorkshire

Civil Parish: Snaith and Cowick

Built-Up Area: Snaith

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Great Snaith

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

SNAITH AND COWICK HIGH STREET
SE 6422
(north side, off)
12/61 Snaith Old Grammar School
(formerly listed under
23.4.52 Church Lane)
GV II
School, now church room. C15-C16 origins with unsympathetic later
alterations and west extension. Coursed limestone rubble and ashlar with
brick infilling and patching, rendered to east gable-end; west extension in
rendered brick. Concrete tile roof. Rectangular on plan: single room with
entrance to east end and extension to west. South side: pair of C19-C20
16-pane sashes in rendered reveals, blocked central opening (perhaps former
door) with ashlar jambs and lintel, with blocked opening or panel above with
rough ashlar surround; windows cut blocked former openings with ashlar
lintels; single jamb visible to right. North side: pair of similar sashes,
that to left cutting a blocked opening beneath a segmental brick arch, that
to right cutting a blocked square-headed opening. East gable-end: central
C20 door beneath ashlar lintel flanked by blocked opening to left in
chamfered ashlar surround, blocked opening to right with brick and ashlar
infill. West gable bears worn sandstone tablet with largely illegible
inscription: "This School, supposed to have been built in -28 was restored
at the expense of - Yarburgh -". Listed mainly for historic interest.


Listing NGR: SE6406222215

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