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The Forge and Market Place Cottage, Egton

Description: The Forge and Market Place Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 October 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 327490

OS Grid Reference: NZ8085506518
OS Grid Coordinates: 480855, 506518
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4476, -0.7546

Location: Egton Lane, Egton, North Yorkshire YO21 1TX

Locality: Egton
Local Authority: Scarborough Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO21 1TX

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Listing Text

(east side)
15/20 The Forge and Market
Place Cottage
Two houses. 1704 on lintel, altered in C19 and C20. Hammered and
herringbone-tooled sandstone; pantile roof with stone dressings, stone
and brick stacks. 2-storey, 4-window front to The Forge, with 2-storey
bay at left; 2-storey, 2-window front to Market Place Cottage. The Forge
(to left): 4-panel door in quoined and chamfered opening beneath attached
flat hoodmould. Lintel inscribed: 1704. Left of door, C19 2-light
mullioned window with 6-pane casements. 4-pane sash window at right and
small 4-pane firewindow at right end. First floor windows: C19 2-light
mullioned window with 8-pane sashes at left end; 12-pane sash over door;
two 4-pane sashes at right end. Coped gables and shaped kneelers. End
and centre stacks. C20 board door beneath tooled lintel in bay to left.
Market Place Cottage: inserted board door between C20 altered windows.
Small 4-pane fixed light in chamfered and quoined opening at far left.
C20 windows on first floor. Coped right gable and right end stack.
Rear: quoined and chamfered doorway and chamfered stone window surrounds
survive. Market Place Cottage included for group value.

Listing NGR: NZ8085506518

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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