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3, High Street, Snaith and Cowick

Description: 3, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 164925

OS Grid Reference: SE6411322124
OS Grid Coordinates: 464113, 422124
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6916, -1.0306

Location: High Street, Snaith, East Riding of Yorkshire DN14 9HF

Locality: Snaith and Cowick
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DN14 9HF

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Listing Text

SE 6422
(south side)
12/64 No 3
(formerly listed as Croda
Research Establishment
[Old Vicarage])
Vicarage, now house. Mid C18, extended and raised to 3 storeys in later C18
- early C19. Brown brick, lower section in English bond. Concrete tile
roof. Double-depth plan with 2-room central entrance-hall front
incorporating through-passage to left; single-room wing to rear right.
3 storeys, 4 bays. Painted plinth with single blocked cellar openings
flanking entrance. C19 flight of 3 stone steps with cast-iron balustrade to
6-fielded-panel door and overlight with margin lights in plain reveal and
architrave beneath painted rubbed-brick cambered arch. C19 plate-glass
ground-floor sashes in reveals with sills and similar cambered arches;
matching C20 window to right in blocked former opening. Board door to
passage beneath boarded panel and similar arch. 12-pane sashes to first
floor and outer bays of second floor; inner pair of second-floor windows
have glazing bars to upper sashes, plate glass to lower sashes; all have
sills and painted cambered arches. Corbelled brick eaves. Double-span
roof. Stone-coped gables wwith shaped kneelers. End stacks, that to left
with dentilled cornice. Interior. Late C18 details include: open well
staircase with ramped corniced handrail, column-on-vase balusters with
square knops, and guilloche fret balustrade to first-floor landing; moulded
cornice to stairhall, moulded cornices and central ceiling roundels to main
first-floor rooms. C19 marble chimney-pieces to first-floor left rooms,
plain stone chimney-pieces to other rooms; panelled window reveals,
architraves. Empty and unoccupied at time of resurvey.

Listing NGR: SE6411022119

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Source: English Heritage

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