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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
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
NZ 0810 BARNINGHAM BARNINGHAM VILLAGE
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
FAMILY OF THE LATE LADY AUGUSTA HENRIETTA MILBANKE....", moulded circular
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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