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The Doctor's House, Askham Bryan

Description: The Doctor's House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 325919

OS Grid Reference: SE5501548365
OS Grid Coordinates: 455015, 448365
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9285, -1.1636

Location: Main Street, Askham Bryan, York YO23 3QS

Locality: Askham Bryan
County: City of York
Country: England
Postcode: YO23 3QS

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Listing Text

(north side)

3/2 The Doctor's House

- II

House. Early-mid C18 with late C18 and C19 additions. Pinkish-brown brick,
red brick quoins, ashlar dressings and pantile and Welsh slate roof. Now
L-shaped on plan: original central hall plan with later C18 one bay
extension to right and C19 wing to left. 2 storeys, 5 bays. Quoins to ends
of original block. 2 steps to central 6-fielded-panel door under oblong
fanlight in doorcase of reeded pilasters with acanthus caps below
entablature with dentil cornice on acanthus consoles. 16-pane sashes in
flush wood architraves throughout, with cills and rendered wedge lintels.
First floor 4-course band to bays 2 to 5 (from left). Wooden eaves band.
Ashlar kneeler and coping to left gable, hipped roof to right extension.
End stacks. Garden front has 3 early C19 16-pane bow windows under cornices
to ground floor. Interior: shutters to some windows. Not fully inspected.

Listing NGR: SE5501548365

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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