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The Village School and Schoolmaster's House and Railings Around Property

A Grade II Listed Building in Hovingham, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.1719 / 54°10'18"N

Longitude: -0.9797 / 0°58'47"W

OS Eastings: 466699

OS Northings: 475605

OS Grid: SE666756

Mapcode National: GBR PNL6.P7

Mapcode Global: WHFB5.XDML

Plus Code: 9C6X52CC+Q4

Entry Name: The Village School and Schoolmaster's House and Railings Around Property

Listing Date: 22 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1149773

English Heritage Legacy ID: 329062

ID on this website: 101149773

Location: Hovingham, North Yorkshire, YO62

County: North Yorkshire

District: Ryedale

Civil Parish: Hovingham

Built-Up Area: Hovingham

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Hovingham All Saints

Church of England Diocese: York

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The Village School and Schoolmaster's House and railings around property


School and schoolmaster's house and railings surrounding both properties.
1864 with extension of c1880. Ashlar and Welsh slate roof. Schoolmaster's
house to west, school with large open schoolroom to east and extension to
north. High Victorian Gothic style. School: one tall storey. Central 3-
light transomed window flanked by paired trefoil-headed windows. Oriel
window to right gable end. Entrance to left: board door beneath hoodmould
with worn label stops. Plaque above bears inscription "Remember now thy
creator in the days of thy youth". 3-light window to left with lintel
inscribed "1864", and 2-light half-dormer above. To extreme left: gable end
of schoolmaster's house with bay window and paired trefoil-headed windows
above. Schoolmaster's house: 2 storeys, 3 first-floor windows and outshut
to left. Central board door beneath overlight in stone doorcase flanked by
3-light mullion windows. 2-light mullion window to outshut. First floor:
single-light trefoil-headed windows flanked by paired trefoil-headed windows
in gablets. Gable coping. Left end stack and stack rising through rear
pitch of roof.

Listing NGR: SE6669975605

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