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Orchard House, and Attached Wall, Railings, Gate and Gateposts to Front Garden, Nawton

Description: Orchard House, and Attached Wall, Railings, Gate and Gateposts to Front Garden

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 June 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 328443

OS Grid Reference: SE6552384889
OS Grid Coordinates: 465523, 484889
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2555, -0.9957

Location: High Street, Nawton, North Yorkshire YO62 7TT

Locality: Nawton
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO62 7TT

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Listing Text

(east side)

4/83 Orchard House, and
attached wall, railings,
gate and gateposts to
front garden


House. Mid-late C18. Coursed, squared limestone to front; rubble stone to
sides and rear; pantile roof; brick stacks. Central staircase plan, one
room deep, with rear service wing. 2-storey, symmetrical, 3-window front.
Raised quoins. Central C20 6-panel door beneath divided rectangular
fanlight. All windows are 12-pane sashes with stone sills. All openings
have raised surrounds. Raised first floor band; cavetto-moulded eaves
course. Coped gables and shaped kneelers. End stacks. Interior: open-
string staircase with shaped cheekpieces, stick balusters, moulded handrail
and turned newel. Ground floor room to right has fireplace in square
architrave, with a decorated frieze, enriched dentilled shelf; and a raised
and fielded panelled overmantel. Round-headed cupboards in moulded
architraves on either side of fireplace; moulded dado rail, and enriched
frieze and ceiling cornice. C18 cast iron spiral railings and gate to front
garden, raised on low stone wall, with urn finials. Stone gateposts with
ball finials. Railings attached to house by stone coped wall with quoined
corner pier.

Listing NGR: SE6553184879

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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