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2, Thorpe Lane, Cawood

Description: 2, Thorpe Lane

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 325884

OS Grid Reference: SE5738737707
OS Grid Coordinates: 457387, 437707
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8325, -1.1295

Location: 12 B1223, Cawood, North Yorkshire YO8 3SG

Locality: Cawood
Local Authority: Selby District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO8 3SG

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Listing Text

(west side)

9/23 No 2
17.11.66 (Formerly listed with
Gatehouse (qv) and
Banqueting Hall (qv)
as Cawood Castle)


House. Probably late C17 with C18 and C19 additions and alterations.
Brown brick with ashlar dressings and pantile roof. Plan: 2 rooms deep
with original central 2-storey stair turret to rear, an C18 stair turret
to right abutting Gatehouse (qv) with 2-storey infill between, single
storey outshut to left and outshut to left gable. 2 storeys and attic,
4 bays. 2 steps to central C20 glazed double doorway under rectangular
fanlight with glazing bars. Pilastered porch with entablature which
breaks the 3-course first floor band. Sashes with stone cills
throughout, to ground and first floor with stone wedge lintels. 4 C19
gable-ended dormer windows. Steeply-pitched, swept roof and ridge
stacks. Interior: some beamed ceilings. Bressummer beam to kitchen
fireplace. C17 and C18 balusters to staircases. 'North Yorkshire and
Cleveland Vernacular Building Study Group Report, No 811'.

Listing NGR: SE5738837705

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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