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Foggathorpe House, Foggathorpe

Description: Foggathorpe House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 165266

OS Grid Reference: SE7587236930
OS Grid Coordinates: 475872, 436930
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8231, -0.8489

Location: Foggathorpe, East Riding of Yorkshire YO8 6PX

Locality: Foggathorpe
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO8 6PX

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Listing Text

SE 73 NE
(east side, off)

4/41 Foggathorpe House


House. Mid C18 and early C19. Brick in English bond to earlier section,
Flemish bond to later section; stone slate roof to earlier section, Welsh
slate roof to later section. 2 parallel ranges under an M-shaped roof, with
earlier range to rear. 2 storeys, 3 bays with single-storey, flat-roofed
flanking bays. Half-glazed door beneath radial fanlight in Tuscan doorcase
flanked by sashes with glazing bars beneath channelled wedge lintels with
fluted keystones. Blind windows to flanking bays with coped parapets.
First floor: central sash with decorative margin lights, flanked by sashes
with glazing bars, beneath similar lintels to ground floor. Gable coping,
shaped kneelers, end stacks. Rear facade contains reset original front
door: 6-fielded-panel door beneath radial fanlight in Doric doorcase with
fluted pilasters and open pediment. Interior: closed-string staircase with
turned balusters to hallway of rear section. Left reception room of front
section has elliptical-arched alcove, fine original brass fittings to door,
acanthus cornice and vinescroll border to ceiling. Fluted cornice to right
reception room.

Listing NGR: SE7587236930

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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