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The Villa, Sledmere

Description: The Villa

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 167870

OS Grid Reference: SE9333764882
OS Grid Coordinates: 493337, 464882
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0714, -0.5751

Location: B1253, Sledmere, East Riding of Yorkshire YO25 3XP

Locality: Sledmere
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO25 3XP

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Listing Text

SE 9264-9364 (north side)

17/60 The Villa


House. Late C19 with later additions and alterations. By John Birch for
Sir Tatton Sykes, 5th Baronet. Red brick in Flemish bond with plain tile
roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays of which the centre breaks forward and is gabled,
and those to either side are set at 45? angle, also with ranges to rear.
Central-hallway plan. Plinth with moulded brick copings. 2 steps to
central entrance a board door with integral fanlight within 4-centred
surround of rubbed brick and under cavetto-moulded hood with label stops.
To right of this a casement window in ovolo-moulded surround with moulded
sill , under flat arch of gauged brick and with cavetto-moulded hood.
2-light cross windows in similar surrounds to each side of 5-sided canted bay
to right and similar 4-light window to left bay. First-floor bays slightly
jettied. The outer bays have ovolo-moulded first-floor band and the centre
a dentil band. First floor has 2- and 3-light, multi-paned casement windows
throughout with similar surrounds to ground floor, hoodmoulds to left and
centre bays are stepped. The left and centre bays are gabled with dentil-
moulded barge boards and drop finials. The right bay has hipped roof. Side
and rear stacks. Interior has oak staircase with Jacobethan-type
balustrade. 4-panel doors. Some original fireplaces.

Listing NGR: SE9333764882

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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