14 & 16 Station Road

14 AND 16, STATION ROAD 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.

Name: 14 AND 16, STATION ROAD List entry Number: 1135480


Date first listed: 25-Mar-1968. Details

ACKWORTH STATION ROAD (south SE41NW side) Low Ackworth 2/34 Nos 14 and 16 25.3.1968 – II

School, now 2 dwellings. Dated 1810 on parapet; altered. Sandstone ashlar, slate roof. L-plan formed by 3-unit main range with wing added to rear of left end. Two storeys; symmetrical facade with slightly recessed centre with shaped parapet flanked by wider outer bays with pseudo-pediments; lst-floor band, and banded rustication to ground floor; the centre has 2 doorways, with panelled doors, overlights with reflected intersecting semicircular glazing bars, and side windows with glazing bars; the outer bays each have 3 windows at ground floor, to the left, two 12-pane sashes, to the right, 2 square 12- pane tilting casements; and on each side, between these, one very small 2- pane window; at 1st floor, the centre has two 12- pane sashes, and the outer bays have large 20-pane sashes. The parapet to the centre incorporates a large tablet inscribed:- BRITISH SCHOOL PUBLIC (illegible) 1810 History ; probably built by British and Foreign Schools Society, established. 1808 for promotion of non-denominational education.

National Grid Reference: SE 44380 17237

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