Description: Heron House
Date Listed: 20 October 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 239909
OS Grid Reference: NY9892164437
OS Grid Coordinates: 398921, 564437
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9745, -2.0184
CORBRIDGE HILL STREET
NY 9864 (North side)
21/148 No. 18 (Heron House)
20.10.52 (previously listed as
GV II Forsters Cafe)
House, c.1700. Rubble with dressings and large quoins; Welsh slate roof.
2 storeys, 3 bays, symmetrical. Plinth; end bays have tall moulded band broken
forward over window heads. Central C19 half-glazed door in eared bolection-
moulded surround within plain pilasters with consoles carrying cornice broken
forward at ends,and swan-neck pediment enclosing initials R I. To left 16-
pane fixed window in moulded wood surround, to right and on 1st floor 16-pane sash
windows in stepped raised stone surrounds. Coped gables with moulded kneelers,
stepped and corniced end stacks.
Rear elevation shows C19 wing with renewed 16-pane sash on right and C18
one-bay outshut on left; C20 flat-roofed infill between is not of interest.
Listing NGR: NY9892564438
Source: English Heritage
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