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Description: Budby Castle
Date Listed: 11 August 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 242245
OS Grid Reference: SK6209569950
OS Grid Coordinates: 462095, 369950
Latitude/Longitude: 53.2230, -1.0714
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PERLETHORPE off MAIN STREET
SK 66 NW
CUM BUDBY (formerly Carburton
Road) (east side)
3/103 Budby Castle (Formerly listed
11.8.61 under Budby)
Eye catcher and estate cottage. 1789. Possibly by John Carr for
the Earl Manvers. Dressed stone and brick, with slate roofs.
Ashlar dressings. Castellated style. 3 stacks in corner towers.
Plinth, moulded string course and eaves, crenellated parapet. 2
storeys, 3 unequal bays. 2 square blocks with round corner
towers. Windows are Gothick, Moorish and plain casements.
Square windows have projecting architraves. Most windows have
hood moulds. Main north front has to left, crenellated screen
wall with a hatch. To its right, 2 storey block has to left
octagonal corner tower, central square tower and to right, square
corner tower. To left, pointed door with hood mould. To right,
Gothick casement. Above, to left, unglazed opening. To its
right, casement and to right again, Moorish casement. Taller
block, to right again, has 4 crenellated 3 storey corner towers
with blind crosslets. Central Gothick casement flanked by single
Moorish casements. Above, central casement flanked by single
Moorish arched openings. West front has central blank pointed
opening flanked by single Moorish arched openings, that to right
with casement. Above, blank central panel flanked by single
Moorish casements. South front has to left, pointed opening with
inserted French window. Flanked to left by pointed glazed door
with Gothick overlight, and to right by C20 casement. Above,
central square casement flanked by single Moorish casements. To
right, wall with pointed glazed door with Gothick overlight.
Above, a square casement. Projecting lower block to right, has
square corner towers, that to west with a casement. Large C20
casement and above, central Moorish casement. Adjoining small
boundary wall has chamfered coping. To right again, C19
outbuildings, single storey, 4 bays. To east, 2 pairs of garage
doors and to right, square hatch. This building is part of the
complete Estate Village laid out by Earl Manvers of Thoresby Park
Listing NGR: SK6209569950
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Source: English Heritage
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