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Barningham Village School

A Grade II Listed Building in Barningham, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.4875 / 54°29'15"N

Longitude: -1.8712 / 1°52'16"W

OS Eastings: 408438

OS Northings: 510252

OS Grid: NZ084102

Mapcode National: GBR HJCK.P3

Mapcode Global: WHC5Y.7G5M

Entry Name: Barningham Village School

Listing Date: 28 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1160175

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111636

Location: Barningham, County Durham, DL11

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Barningham

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Barningham St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(South side)

15/47 Barningham
Village School


School, c.1875. Roughly-coursed rubble with rock-faced quoins and tooled
ashlar dressings. Graduated stone slate roof except for C20 hardrow tiles
to rear. 1 storey, 3 bays. 3-light chamfered mullioned windows holding
2-pane casements. Gablet above centre with inscription 'ERECTED BY THE
surround for clock, and ball finial. Coped gables on moulded kneelers;
central circular metal ridge vent. Left return shows triplet of lancets,
wrought-iron cross fleury finial and lower gabled porch to left: boarded
door with ornamental scrolled hinges, under segmental-pointed arch. Right
return shows similar triplet and gabled bellcote with segmental-pointed arch
and wrought-iron finial; to right a C20 flat-roofed extension with re-set
similar doorway, from former porch, on left return. Rear elevation shows
projecting central gabled wing with 3-light mullioned window.

Interior: main hall has 2 arch-braced collar-beam trusses with upper king

Historical note; the date on the inscription has weathered away; the Lady
Milbanke commemorated died in 1874.

Included for group value.

C20 extensions flanking rear wing are not of special interest, except for
the re-set doorway mentioned above.

Listing NGR: NZ0843810252

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

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