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Spa Villa, Hovingham

Description: Spa Villa

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 329070

OS Grid Reference: SE6531776290
OS Grid Coordinates: 465317, 476290
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1782, -1.0008

Location: Hovingham, North Yorkshire YO62 4LP

Locality: Hovingham
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO62 4LP

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Listing Text

SE 67 NE
2/114 Spa Villa
- II
Spa house, now private residence. c1835. Probably by Ignatius Bonomi.
Limestone rubble, Welsh slate roof. Spinal range with cross wings to either
end. 2 storeys, 4 first-floor windows with gabled central bay breaking
forward slightly and gabled cross wings breaking forward. Central French
doors with inserted single-light casement to left. Canted bay to left cross
wing. French doors beneath original veranda canopy to right cross wing.
First floor: 2-light casement and single-light casement to spinal range with
2-light casements to cross wings. Decorative pendants to gable ends. Ridge
stacks. An early engraving of the house in the possession of the owner
shows that it is substantially unaltered except for the demolition of the
bath house to the right end. Original sketches dated 1835 and drawn in
Durham in the possession of the Worsley family suggest that Bonomi was the

Listing NGR: SE6531776290

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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