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Yorebridge Grammar School

A Grade II Listed Building in Bainbridge, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.3119 / 54°18'43"N

Longitude: -2.1033 / 2°6'11"W

OS Eastings: 393377

OS Northings: 490710

OS Grid: SD933907

Mapcode National: GBR FLRL.F1

Mapcode Global: WHB5G.NWM8

Entry Name: Yorebridge Grammar School

Listing Date: 9 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1157846

English Heritage Legacy ID: 323109

Location: Bainbridge, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, DL8

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire

Civil Parish: Bainbridge

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

SD 99 SW
Yorebridge Grammar School

Former school. Dated 1848. Coursed watershot rubble, Welsh slate roof.
Single storey, 2:1:2 bays. Central 2-storey gabled porch with leaved board
door below paned fanlight in round-arched chamfered surround of quoined,
chamfered rustication. Above, round-arched paned window in ashlar surround.
Oversailing eaves with timber brackets. Sash windows with glazing bars.
Lozenge-shaped slates. End stacks. Left and right returns: 2 round-arched
paned windows in ashlar surrounds with imposts and keystones. Above, in
left gable, plaque with date. Founded as a Free Grammar School in 1601 by
Anthony Besson of Worton Hall (qv) and Gray's Inn, and endowed with premises
in York (now the Black Swan Inn). Hartley M and Ingilby J, Yorkshire
Village (1979).

Listing NGR: SD9337790710

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