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School and Attached School House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wykeham, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.2367 / 54°14'12"N

Longitude: -0.5209 / 0°31'15"W

OS Eastings: 496502

OS Northings: 483344

OS Grid: SE965833

Mapcode National: GBR SMTG.10

Mapcode Global: WHGC4.ZR4Y

Entry Name: School and Attached School House

Listing Date: 14 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1316132

English Heritage Legacy ID: 327440

Location: Wykeham, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO13

County: North Yorkshire

District: Scarborough

Civil Parish: Wykeham

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

SE 9683 WYKEHAM A 170
(south side)

14/120 School and attached


School; schoolhouse now incorporated into school. 1853-54. By William
Butterfield. Dressed sandstone with sandstone ashlar quoins and dressings;
slate roof. L-shaped on plan, with former schoolhouse forming a wing to the
rear of the school. School: single-storey, 2-window front, with lower
outbuilding to right. Pointed and quoined entrance in outbuilding contains
double board doors. Windows to left are each of 3 stepped lights. Steeply-
pitched main roof with half-hipped pent roof to outbuilding. Right gable
wall: wall above lean-to contains a cinquefoil light recessed in chamfered
pointed surround. Dawnay arms in the gable end above. Left gable wall:
tall 2-light window beneath pointed hood-mould. Rear: 2 cross gables each
containing 2-light windows. Ridge stack with steep offsets to right cross
gable. All windows have Geometric tracery, chamfered sills and quoined
surrounds. Former schoolhouse: single-storey, 3-bay range. Board door to
left in quoined surround with pointed chamfered head. 3-light window to
right with tall large-pane sashes, beneath segmental arch. Single sash to
end right. Roof steeply-pitched and half-hipped to right. 2 ridge stacks
with steep offsets. P Thompson, William Butterfield, 1971.

Listing NGR: SE9650283344

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