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Latitude: 54.2368 / 54°14'12"N
Longitude: -0.7193 / 0°43'9"W
OS Eastings: 483570
OS Northings: 483102
OS Grid: SE835831
Mapcode National: GBR RMFF.2Z
Mapcode Global: WHF9X.XRNV
Entry Name: Grammar School
Listing Date: 10 November 1953
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1361319
English Heritage Legacy ID: 439928
Location: Thornton-le-Dale, Ryedale, North Yorkshire, YO18
County: North Yorkshire
Civil Parish: Thornton-le-Dale
Built-Up Area: Thornton-le-Dale
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire
THORNTON DALE CHESTNUT AVENUE
14/91 Grammar School
Grammar School, now meeting hall. 1670, restored and extended C19. Founded
under the terms of a Trust Deed executed by Lady Elizabeth Lumley in 1657.
Coursed sandstone rubble on chamfered ashlar plinth; raised, chamfered
ashlar quoins, ashlar dressings and stacks; graduated stone flag roof.
Rectangular on plan, with extensions to rear and rear left. Single storey
and attic, gable-end on street. Single 3-light C19 round-headed
Perpendicular window beneath stopped hood-mould. Raised attic band, with
recessed bell-opening above in gable-end, in rounded arch of two orders
beneath a stopped hood-mould. Right return front: C19 recessed board door
in rebuilt opening with rebuilt 2-light cinque-foiled window in square-
headed opening above. Rebuilt 2-light mullion and transom square-headed
windows on either side. Rear: two original chamfered mullion and transom
cinquefoiled windows flank extension. Cavetto-moulded eaves cornice. Coped
gables and shaped kneelers. Single stack to rear. R W Jeffery, Thornton-
le-Dale, 1931; Chap VIII.
Listing NGR: SE8357083102
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