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The Old Courthouse, Howden

Description: The Old Courthouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 December 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 165308

OS Grid Reference: SE7482228169
OS Grid Coordinates: 474822, 428169
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7445, -0.8670

Location: 4 Parson's Lane, Howden, East Riding of Yorkshire DN14 7BT

Locality: Howden
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DN14 7BT

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Listing Text

SE 7428
12/80 The Old Courthouse

Original use unknown, possibly courthouse, now garden shed. C15 or C16 with
later alterations. Mainly rubble with some brick repairs, stone dressings,
replacement pantile roof. Single storey, 4 bays. Fragment of chamfered
plinth of tooled stone to left. Board door in hollow moulded basket arch on
chamfered jambs to bay 3, with square-headed window high up to left and
basket-arched window in double chamfered surround to right. South gable
end: fragmentary chamfered plinth. Double leaf board door beneath brick
basket arch flanked by square-headed windows in chamfered surrounds with
chamfered horizontal band above. North gable end: 2 pairs of pointed
cinque-cusped windows in chamfered surrounds. Substantial stepped buttress
to south-west. Ashlar to lower part of west wall. Neave D, Howden
Explored, 1979.

Listing NGR: SE7482228168

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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