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Belle Isle, Wall, Gate-Piers and Railings, Melbecks

Description: Belle Isle, Wall, Gate-Piers and Railings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 322042

OS Grid Reference: SD9779697661
OS Grid Coordinates: 397796, 497661
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3745, -2.0354

Location: B6270, Melbecks, North Yorkshire DL11 6NF

Locality: Melbecks
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL11 6NF

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Listing Text

SD 99 NE
15/101 Belle Isle, wall,
gate-piers and
- II

House and cottage under 1 roof, now house and outbuilding, with wall,
gate-piers and railings. Early C19. Coursed sandstone, stone slate
roof. 2 storeys. House: 3 first floor windows, ashlar surrounds to
openings. Central 4-panel door in classical doorcase with plinths and
simple entablature, name 'BELLE-ISLE' painted on frieze. Resting on the
cornice, an earlier keystone inscribed 'J7 07'. Added C20 glazed
porch. C20 canted bay on left of door, other windows sashes. End
stacks. Cottage on right with 1 first floor window. On ground floor:
boarded door, fixed-light 20-pane window and low fire window with stone
surround. First floor: 4-pane sash window in ashlar surround. Shaped
kneeler to right. In front of small garden, rubble wall with ashlar
coping. Gate-piers to house: monolithic ashlar obelisks. Gate-piers to
cottage: shorter obelisks set on wall. Similar obelisks at intervals in
railings. Short cast-iron railings with finial tops to bars.

Listing NGR: SD9779697661

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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