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The Old Grammar School

A Grade II Listed Building in Burnsall, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.0493 / 54°2'57"N

Longitude: -1.9515 / 1°57'5"W

OS Eastings: 403270

OS Northings: 461483

OS Grid: SE032614

Mapcode National: GBR GPTM.95

Mapcode Global: WHB6W.ZHV2

Entry Name: The Old Grammar School

Listing Date: 6 October 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1317042

English Heritage Legacy ID: 323746

Location: Burnsall, Craven, North Yorkshire, BD23

County: North Yorkshire

Civil Parish: Burnsall

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

SE 06 SW (east side)

2/90 The Old Grammar School


- II

The Old Grammar School, now a junior school. 1601 with C19 alterations.
Ashlar, graduated stone slate roof. 2 storeys, 6 bays. Plinth. Off-centre
full-height gabled porch. Moulded doorway with 4-centred arch under a
square head with foliated spandrels. Continuous dripmould above a panel
inscribed 'William Craven Alderman of London founder of this Schoole Anno
Dmi 1601'. The panel is flanked by engaged columns, which support a
cornice. Inner studded board door with 4-centred arch. To right of left-
hand bay a 4-panel door in chamfered surround, with a 4-centred arch. All
windows have ogee mullions, with leaded light, those to ground floor have
continuous dripmould, that to porch on first floor has continuous dripmould.
Left-hand bay is of 3-light as is window above porch. Bay to left of porch
has 2 lights. Other windows are of 4 lights. Ball finials, chamfered stone
coping. Bellcote to right-hand gable. Ridge stack with 2 diagonally set

Listing NGR: SE0326861484

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

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