Description: Tontine House and Carriage Arch to Right
Date Listed: 5 June 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 328411
OS Grid Reference: SE6973086511
OS Grid Coordinates: 469730, 486511
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2695, -0.9308
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SE 6886-6986 KIRBYMOORSIDE MARKET PLACE
6/53 No 10 (Tontine House) and
carriage arch to right
Posthouse, now house and shop. 1823; later extension and alteration. For
John Atkinson. Brick in Flemish bond to front, now painted; coursed rubble
to sides and rear. Slate roof to front, pantiles to rear. Brick stacks.
Original inn accommodation altered in mid C19 to provide a shop at end left.
Panelled house door to right of centre, approached by flight of steps, with
fanlight. Doorcase of dentilled cornice on scrolled consoles with tritons'
heads, and panelled pilasters. Shop front at end left has frame of
dentilled cornice on panelled pilasters and slender, shaped glazing bars.
Canted bays with dentilled cornice and arched sashes on either side oil house
door. Four 4-pane sashes to first floor, with stone sills and wedge
lintels. Coped gables and moulded kneelers. End and centre stacks.
Interior: open-string staircase, with shaped cheekpieces, stick balusters,
turned newel with reeded bands, and moulded handrail. Re-used C17 and C18
panelling in the attics. Carriage entrance to right has a rusticated
elliptical arch with a 12-pane sash above in a raised, squared architrave
with a continuous sill band. Included for group value.
Listing NGR: SE6973486517
Source: English Heritage
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