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Garth Cottage and Garth Mews, Gatehouses to Bishopthorpe Garth, Bishopthorpe

Description: Garth Cottage and Garth Mews, Gatehouses to Bishopthorpe Garth

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 325956

OS Grid Reference: SE5909847974
OS Grid Coordinates: 459098, 447974
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9245, -1.1015

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

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Listing Text

(east side)

7/40 Garth Cottage and Garth
Mews, Gatehouses to
Bishopthorpe Gart


Pair of gatehouses. c1908. By Brierley. Hand-made pinkish-brown brick in
English bond, rendered to rear left, and pantile roof to main block,
concealed to right. Main block with central carriage arch, outshut to rear
of left house and to end of right house. Single storey with attic, 6 bays
with 3-bay outshut to right. House to left has central entrance under hood.
4-pane casement windows and single pane casement, all with moulded brick
cills and under header arches. Walls bowed towards carriage entrance each
containing one casement window under moulded arch and with header cill.
Entrance in outshut to right house under carved oak hood. Casement windows
with similar dressings to those to left. Pilasters articulate each bay of
outshut. Ridge stacks.

Listing NGR: SE5909847974

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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