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Wolfreton House, Kirk Ella

Description: Wolfreton House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 164675

OS Grid Reference: TA0249029595
OS Grid Coordinates: 502490, 429595
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7527, -0.4471

Location: 52 Beverley Road, Cottingham, East Riding of Yorkshire HU10 7NJ

Locality: Kirk Ella
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: HU10 7NJ

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Listing Text

In the entry for -

TA 02 NW
(west side)
9/34 Wolfreton House
31.12.67 II

Previous listing date shall be amended to read -

9/34 Wolfreton House
31.1.67 II


TA 02 NW
(west side)
9/34 Wolfreton House

House. c1815. Yellow brick with stone dressings, graduated slate roofs.
2 storeys, 4 bays to garden front. Ground floor: plinth and sill band.
Three 4-pane sashes under cambered wedge lintels to right; similar window,
now filled with coloured glass and concealed behind a C20 conservatory, to
left. First-floor band and sill band. 4 sashes with sills and glazing bars
under cambered wedge lintels with louvred shutters. Bracketed timber eaves
cornice, hipped roof, end stacks. Entrance (right) elevation: 2 storeys,
2 bays. Left bay rises as a canted bay through the full height of the
house. Projecting porch on unfluted Doric columns carrying a full pediment.
Round-headed glazed door with roundel panel in round-headed architrave with
keyblock. To right, a sash with glazing bars under cambered wedge lintel.
4-pane sash with sill over blank balustered panel to canted bay: first-floor
band and sill band to similar, 9-pane, unequal sash at first-floor level.
Bracketed timber eaves cornice. Stack to inner side of canted bay.
Interior: cut-string stair with stick balusters and ramped and wreathed
handrail. In the canted bay are original fireplaces beneath the windows at
ground- and first-floor level: the flues from these fireplaces are led up
the inside face of the bay itself. The ground-floor room is divided from
the rear room by a pair of large sliding doors with raised and beaded

Listing NGR: TA0258929302

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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