SCHOOL HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1157378

Date first listed: 04-Feb-1969

Statutory Address: SCHOOL HOUSE, THE GREEN

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: SCHOOL HOUSE, THE GREEN

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

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire (District Authority)

Parish: Scorton

National Grid Reference: NZ 25115 00225

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History

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Details

SCORTON THE GREEN NZ 20 SE (north side) 7/62 School House 4.2.69

GV II

House, now school offices and boarding house. Early C18. Roughcast, stone slate roof. 3 storeys, 5:2 bays. On ground floor in third bay, 4-panel door in chamfered ashlar surround with open pediment resting on brackets. Sash windows in ashlar surrounds, sixth and seventh bays on first floor being taller, and blind window in fourth bay of second floor. Shaped kneelers, ashlar copings. Corniced brick stacks at ends and between bays 2 and 3, 5 and 6. Rear elevation: staircase window. Left return: chamfered quoined doorway, now window. Right return: large external stepped stack, truncated. Interior: rear staircase has turned balusters with inverted bell-shapes near base. Scorton Grammar School (qv) was founded in 1720 by Leonard Robinson, who endowed it with his own house, this building. Bulmer, History, Topography and Directory of North Yorkshire (1890), p 376.

Listing NGR: NZ2511500225

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 322375

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Bulmer, T, History Topography and Directory of North Yorkshire, (1890), 376

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