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Danby School and Masters House

A Grade II Listed Building in Danby, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.4611 / 54°27'39"N

Longitude: -0.9223 / 0°55'20"W

OS Eastings: 469958

OS Northings: 507831

OS Grid: NZ699078

Mapcode National: GBR QJ0V.3L

Mapcode Global: WHF8V.T40F

Entry Name: Danby School and Masters House

Listing Date: 20 December 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1316246

English Heritage Legacy ID: 327997

Location: Danby, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO21

County: North Yorkshire

District: Scarborough

Civil Parish: Danby

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Danby with Castleton and Commondale

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

East side

6/78 Danby School and
master's house


School, 3rd quarter of C19. Coursed squared sandstone. Welsh
slate roof with stone dressings and stacks. Probably of 3 builds,
not far apart in time. 1-storey centre section of 2 wide bays has
boarded door with fancy hinges at right in multi-moulded 2-centred
arch with hoodmould; 2- and 3-light casements, with cusped heads to
lights, flank a large projecting offset stack holding niche with
coat-of-arms. Right projecting 2-storey gabled wing has mullioned-
and-transomed windows with pointed heads to lights, 2-light below,
3-light above under relieving arch. Stepped and corniced ridge
stacks. Projecting left wing of tall storey has 3-light window
with pointed heads; owl hole in gable. Extruded porch with Tudor-
arched boarded door. At right end is master's house, with 3-bay,
1½-storey front on right return: Low, 2-centred-arched doorway and
4 mullioned-and-transomed windows with pointed heads to lights, 3
on ground floor and 1 in a half-dormer.

Pent right extension is not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NZ6995807831

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

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