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Hensall Primary School schoolmaster's House

A Grade II Listed Building in Hensall, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 53.6962 / 53°41'46"N

Longitude: -1.1188 / 1°7'7"W

OS Eastings: 458279

OS Northings: 422552

OS Grid: SE582225

Mapcode National: GBR NTMP.LR

Mapcode Global: WHDC9.SCF9

Entry Name: Hensall Primary School schoolmaster's House

Listing Date: 11 December 1967

Last Amended: 9 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1148400

English Heritage Legacy ID: 326476

Location: Hensall, Selby, North Yorkshire, DN14

County: North Yorkshire

District: Selby

Civil Parish: Hensall

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Great Snaith

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

SE 52 SE
(west side)

3/3 Hensall Primary School
and Schoolmaster's house
(formerly listed as The
11.12.67 School)

School and schoolmaster's house. 1854 with later additions and alterations
including those of 1893, 1968 and 1970. Architect, William Butterfield;
patron, 7th Viscount Downe; builder, Charles Ward of Lincoln. Pinkish-red
brick, partly rendered, with grey slate roof. 2-storey range with 2 first-
floor windows with single tall storey, 2-bay schoolroom adjoining.
Aesthetic Functionalism. Main range: ground floor obscured by C20
additions, entrance to C20 porch, double, part-glazed doors, 9-pane window.
First floor has 2-light timber mullion window with 4-pane sashes and
tripartite window with 2-pane sash to centre, both in long raking dormer.
Schoolroom has three 6-pane casement windows with 2 roof dormers. External
end stack and large stepped external stack to front elevation. 2 rainwater
heads bearing initial D. Sweeping roof in 2 levels. Interior retains many
original features including fireplaces, cupboards with hinges, dado rails,
6 and 8-panel doors and dogleg staircase to master's house with plain
balusters. Conceived as a group with St Paul's Church (qv) and The Red
House (qv) and with similar groups at Cowick and Pollington. N Pevsner,
Yorkshire, The West Riding, 1979, p 262. P Thompson, William Butterfield,
1971, p 436.

Listing NGR: SE5827922552

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