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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1130792



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Melbecks


Grade: II

Date first listed: 21-Apr-1986

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 322033

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MELBECKS GUNNERSIDE SD 99 NE 15/117 Gunnarsgill Hall - II School and school-house, now guest house. 1845. Rubble sandstone with ashlar dressings, Welsh slate roof. H-shaped plan, single-storey schoolroom in right cross-wing, 2-storey house. Left cross-wing gable: a flat-headed window on each floor. Spine: pent-roof doorway, 2 flat-headed windows on first floor. Right cross-wing gable: slightly-projecting porch with trefoil-head to doorway and window of 3-lights with trefoil heads; single-light in gable. Built as Church of England School in 1845, closed in 1886 with decline of local lead-mining industry. M Batty, Gunnerside Chapel and Gunnerside Folk, 1967.

Listing NGR: SD9510098364

Selected Sources

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Batty, M, Gunnerside Chapel and Gunnerside Folk, (1967)

National Grid Reference: SD 95100 98364


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