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Former Coach House of Clervaux Castle, Croft-on-Tees

Description: Former Coach House of Clervaux Castle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 322674

OS Grid Reference: NZ2705309024
OS Grid Coordinates: 427053, 509024
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4759, -1.5840

Location: Croft-on-Tees, North Yorkshire DL2 2TG

Locality: Croft-on-Tees
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL2 2TG

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Listing Text

NZ 20 NE
(south side, off)
8/35 Former coach-house of
Clervaux Castle

- II

Coach-house, now garages and outbuildings. c1843. By Ignatius Bonomi and
John Augustus Cory for Sir William Chaytor. Sandstone rubble with ashlar
dressings, Westmorland slate roof. 3 and 2 storeys, 9 bays. North-east
elevation: quoins; carriageway to left of centre with timber lintel,
probably an alteration; on first floor, 9 slit vents treated as loop-holes
with ashlar quoined jambs; first bay rises as quoined tower with
battlemented parapet; other bays of 2 storeys with battlemented parapet
behind which falls monopitch roof. South-west side: concrete lintel to
carriageway, other former coach-house openings have timber lintels below
segmental relieving arches; some with board leaved garage doors; chamfered
ashlar slit vents to hayloft above, and shuttered pitching hole; quarter-
round corbels carry gutter; to right, tower has quoined doorway with leaved
doors, and ladder to hayloft; clock on top storey of tower. The building
was part of a neo-Romanesque mansion built 1842-3, and demolished in 1951.
The nearby stables have been converted into a bungalow. H Colvin,
A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840, (1978), p 123.

Listing NGR: NZ2705309024

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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