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Cawthorne Endowed School

A Grade II Listed Building in Over Wyresdale, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.983 / 53°58'58"N

Longitude: -2.6704 / 2°40'13"W

OS Eastings: 356132

OS Northings: 454311

OS Grid: SD561543

Mapcode National: GBR 9QSC.NY

Mapcode Global: WH84N.Y4JX

Entry Name: Cawthorne Endowed School

Listing Date: 24 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1071602

English Heritage Legacy ID: 182582

Location: Over Wyresdale, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA2

County: Lancashire

District: Lancaster

Civil Parish: Over Wyresdale

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Over Wyresdale Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


12/46 Cawthorne Endowed School

School, late C19th, possibly by Douglas. Sandstone rubble with slate roof.
Sinqle storey. South side has 2 projections, the right-hand one gabled,
the left-hand one smaller and with a hipped roof. windows have lights with
elliptical heads. To the right of the right-hand projection is one of 8
lights, with mullions and transom. To the left there is a similar window.
Its front wall has 2 2-light mullioned windows. The left-hand projection
has a 2-light mullioned window. There is a door with chamfered surround in
its right-hand return wall. The right-hand projection has similar doorways
in hoth return walls. The main building has a stone bellcote on its
right-hand gable and a chimney with twin octagonal shafts on its left-hand
one. The left-hand (west) gable wall has a stepped 8-light mullioned and
transomed window with pointed heads to the upper lights.

Listing NGR: SD5613254311

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

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