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Old Holme Farmhouse and Hudson Cottage, Howsham

Description: Old Holme Farmhouse and Hudson Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 328769

OS Grid Reference: SE7365262962
OS Grid Coordinates: 473652, 462962
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0574, -0.8763

Location: Howsham, North Yorkshire YO60 7PH

Locality: Howsham
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO60 7PH

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Listing Text

SE 76 SW
(east side)
5/65 Old Holme Farmhouse and
Hudson Cottage


House and adjoining cottage. Mid - late C18 with C19 alterations. Hammer-
dressed sandstone faced to front with brick in English bond, plain tile
roof. End-entry cottage to left, central-entry house to right. 2 storey, 5
first-floor windows. To left: 4-fielded-panel door with two 16-pane sashes
to left. To right: 6-panel door flanked by 16-pane sashes, all beneath
wedge lintels. First floor: blocked window flanked by a 16-pane sash and a
2-light Yorkshire sash to left; sash with glazing bars flanked by 16-pane
sashes to right. Interior: bressumer to kitchen fireplace, and closed-
string column-on-vase staircase to Holme Farmhouse. Hudson Cottage was the
birthplace of George Hudson, "The Railway King" (1800-1871).

Listing NGR: SE7365662970

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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