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Old School

A Grade II Listed Building in Nunnington, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.2062 / 54°12'22"N

Longitude: -0.9789 / 0°58'43"W

OS Eastings: 466701

OS Northings: 479422

OS Grid: SE667794

Mapcode National: GBR PMLS.WY

Mapcode Global: WHF9Z.YJ1T

Entry Name: Old School

Listing Date: 6 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1296548

English Heritage Legacy ID: 329322

Location: Nunnington, Ryedale, North Yorkshire, YO62

County: North Yorkshire

District: Ryedale

Civil Parish: Nunnington

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Nunnington All Saints

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

SE 664790
(north side)
9/59 Old School


School. 1869 on datestone; C20 extension. Hammered sandy limestone on
chamfered plinth with ashlar quoins and dressings; extension of red brick in
English garden wall bond and stone. Slate roof; corrugated iron roof to
extension. Cruciform on plan with lean-to in re-entrant angle at rear;
extension at rear added. 1-storey, 1-window projecting cross gable in the
centre flanked by 1-storey, 1-window bays. Entrance in right return.
Central cross gable contains 3-light window of stepped lancets beneath coved
hoodmould on corbel heads. Roundel in moulded surround above, inscribed:

In Memory
William Rutson Esq

Flanking bays have lancets beneath hoodmoulds on foliate corbel stops.
Eaves guttering supported on lion mask clamps. Coped gables terminating in
gablets and elaborately shaped kneelers. Crested ridge tiles. Fleur-de-lys
finials to gables. Left return: gabled bay with single-storey lean-to at
left. Stepped lancet window and gable-end roundel containing a blind
quatrefoil. 2-light chamfered mullion window in lean-to. Right return:
gable repeats that in the left return. Bay at right contains nail-studded
board door in double-chamfered quoined opening beneath pointed hoodmould on
foliate stops. Uncarved escutcheon over door. C20 extension at rear not of
special interest. Building unoccupied at time of resurvey.

Listing NGR: SE6670379421

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

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