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Description: Ugthorpe House
Date Listed: 6 October 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 327912
OS Grid Reference: NZ7921111430
OS Grid Coordinates: 479211, 511430
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4920, -0.7786
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NZ 71 SE
House, probably early C18; restored and wings added in early C20. Old house
herring-bone-tooled sandstone; wings narrowly-coursed rockfaced sandstone with
tooled-and-marginal dressings. Pantiled roofs with tile ridges, stone ridged
copings, finials and stacks. Old house 2 storeys, 3 windows; gabled, projecting
l-bay wings. Central half-glazed door with low overlight, shaped lintel and
hoodmould. 2-light stone-mullioned windows with leaded casements above and
flanking on both floors. All openings restored. 5-light stone-mullioned
windows on both floors of left wing, under continuous dripmoulds. Right wing
has 2-storey bay with canted corners, 6-light window and parapet. Inner
returns have smaller similar windows; all windows in wings are transomed.
Ball -on-pedestal finials to bay parapet and to sides and peaks of gables. End
chimneys to old house. Corniced stacks to outer walls of wings. Interior:
largely restored in early C20 but with one plain C18 stone fireplace surround
containing a modified Yorkshire range with reckon. Restored beams and panelling
of high quality.
Listing NGR: NZ7921111430
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Source: English Heritage
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