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The Devonshire Arms, Bolton Abbey

Description: The Devonshire Arms

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 323715

OS Grid Reference: SE0701753147
OS Grid Coordinates: 407017, 453147
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9743, -1.8945

Location: B6160, Bolton Abbey, North Yorkshire BD23 6HB

Locality: Bolton Abbey
Local Authority: Craven District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: BD23 6HB

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Listing Text

SE 05 SE (north side)

8/61 The Devonshire Arms

- II

House, now hotel. C17, C18 and C19. Ashlar, rubblestone, part rendered,
graduated stone slate roof. Central block: C17, 2 storeys plus attics,
4 bays. Left-hand block: C19 of 2 storeys, 6 bays. To left of this an C18
stable block of 2 storeys and 3 bays. To right of central block a 7-bay
early C19 block, to right return set back at right angles a 2-storey, 4-bay
block. Central block: rendered, bay 3 has a moulded four-centred arched
doorway, blocked-in with a C20 casement window. Continuous hoodmould. All
windows are 4-light with chamfered mullions. First floor: bays 1 and 3 have
2-light windows, bays 2 and 4 are of 3 lights, all have chamfered mullions.
Left-hand bay is slightly set back with a gable, in gable a 1-light
chamfered window. To bay 3 a gabled dormer with a thin chamfered 1-light
window. Shaped kneelers, stone coping. End stacks and one to ridge. Left-
hand block: not of special interest. C18 stable block: long central bay of
one storey has C20 casements and to either side C20 garage doors. End bays:
2 storeys. Pilasters up to first-floor band. Blind semicircular-headed
arches. Plank door in plain surround to left, bay window to right. First
floor: Diocletian windows, side lights blocked. All windows are C20
casements. Plain pedimented gables. Right-hand block: to left-hand side a
1-storey, 5-bay C19 addition with a gabled porch. First-floor band. Sashes
with glazing bars. 2 right-hand bays lower with similar sashes. Roofs
hipped to right. Block set back at right angles similar, with glazing bar
sashes in plain stone surrounds, roof hipped to left. Rear: modern C20
extensions. Interior: completely gutted in the C20.

Listing NGR: SE0701753147

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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