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Westfield, Beverley

Description: Westfield

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 167320

OS Grid Reference: TA0257940116
OS Grid Coordinates: 502579, 440116
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8472, -0.4423

Location: Hurn View, Cottingham, East Riding of Yorkshire HU17 7DN

Locality: Beverley
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: HU17 7DN

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Listing Text

(south side)
5/202 Nos 5 to 13 (odd) Westfield
An early C19 gaol complex of which Nos 5 and 7 formerly housed the treadmill,
Nos 9 and 11 the turnkey's house and the third block the men's cells, but all
converted to dwellings in 1880 by M L Whitton to the designs of his brother
James. The three blocks are in yellow brick, the outer blocks being of
2 storeys. 4 windows with painted stucco lintels, no glazing bars. Ground
floors have 2 canted bays and doorways with plain pilasters and panelled
reveals. Doors of 6 fielded panels. Various later additions. The centre block
is of 3 storeys with canted corners and hipped Welsh slate roof. 1-2-1 windows,
rendered lintels. The centre has a 2-storey rectangular bay of 1-4-1 windows.
Doorway in glazed porch to side. Several of the prisoners' graffiti remain.

Listing NGR: TA0257940116

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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