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The Grove, Richmond

Description: The Grove

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 1 August 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 322960

OS Grid Reference: NZ1726901010
OS Grid Coordinates: 417269, 501010
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4043, -1.7355

Location: A6136, Richmond, North Yorkshire DL10 7AA

Locality: Richmond
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL10 7AA

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Listing Text

1549 (West Side)
No 37 (The Grove)
NZ 1701 NW 3/71 1.8.52.


A large red brick mansion set back from the rood. Built in 1750 by Caleb
Readshaw, Mayor of Richmond. Old slate roof. Original part of three
storeys. Five windows, moulded stone frames, hung sashes, no glazing
bars. A one-window extension on the left hand. Chamfered stone quoins.
Moulded stone cornice. Brick parapets, stone capped. Left-hand section
set back slightly. One three-light window to each storey, rusticated
stone keystones, no glazing bars. Main section has two large ground-floor
semi-circular bows with stone half-columnn, probably early C19. Three
lights. Later central moulded stone doorcase with plain frame, pulvinated
frieze and cornice. Modern door. Interior probably good. N.M.R.

Nos 1 to 27 (consec) and Nos 31 to 43 (consec) form a group.

Listing NGR: NZ1726901010

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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