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The Cottage, Bishopthorpe

Description: The Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 325947

OS Grid Reference: SE5962047694
OS Grid Coordinates: 459620, 447694
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9220, -1.0936

Location: Chantry Lane, Bishopthorpe, York YO23 2QF

Locality: Bishopthorpe
County: City of York
Country: England
Postcode: YO23 2QF

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Listing Text


7/34 The Cottage


2 houses, now single dwelling. Early C18 with later C18 additions, C19 wing
to rear and C20 additions. Colourwashed brick with pantile roof.
2 storeys, 4 hays, that to right is early C18 with lower placed window and
roof line heightened to match latter C18 block. Entrance in second bay
under C20 porch. To left a tripartite bow window with central 12-pane sash
bars and 8-pane sashes to sides. To right, sash with glazing bars and
Yorkshire sash with glazing bars. First floor: 16-pane sash, 30-pane sash
in flush wood architrave, 16-pane sash, Yorkshire sash with glazing bars.
Stone cills throughout, wedge lintels to 2 right-hand ground floor windows
and right first floor window. Ridge and end stack. Interior: inscribed on
window pane to first floor fourth bay: 'A. Hedley frigged a Turkey
N Castle
The charming Miss Crooks
A good shag.'
Included partly for group value.

Listing NGR: SE5962047694

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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