Description: Outhouse Opposite Number 2 and Forecourt Wall Attached
Date Listed: 6 October 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 327674
OS Grid Reference: NZ9520905010
OS Grid Coordinates: 495209, 505010
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4316, -0.5338
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FYLINGDALES THE BOLTS
Robin Hood's Bay
Outhouse opposite No 2
and forecourt wall
Wash kitchen, probably late C18. Coursed herringbone-tooled sandstone; pantiled
roof with stone ridge, copings and kneelers, brick stack. One storey on street
front, one bay. 4-panel door and small sash on right. Rebuilt end chimney and
block kneelers. Right return has small 12-pane sash. River front has wood
balcony passage and large tripartite window with 12-pane centre sash and 4-pane
fixed side sections. Small door, under bracketed gabled hood at right. Low
forecourt wall 4 courses of roughly-tooled sandstone with chamfered coping.
Small gateway opposite door of No 2 and small spur on its right. Ramped up with
2 more courses at right and ramped down twice on its way to back of property. A
good example of the external 'wash kitchens' belonging to many houses in Robin
Hood's Bay, several of which have been converted into small cottages. Attached
small brick coal-house is not of special interest.
Listing NGR: NZ9520905010
Source: English Heritage
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