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Lobster Cottage Lobster House, Claxton

Description: Lobster Cottage Lobster House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 January 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 329458

OS Grid Reference: SE6840360446
OS Grid Coordinates: 468403, 460446
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0355, -0.9571

Location: A64, Harton, North Yorkshire YO60 7RD

Locality: Claxton
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO60 7RD

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Listing Text

(east side)
3/14 Lobster House and Lobster
29 1 53 Cottage

- II

House of several builds, now 2 dwellings. C17 origins, largely rebuilt in
C18. Brick in English bond, pantile roof, brick stacks. 2 ranges beneath
M-shaped roof. C18 facade with C17 staircase turret incorporated into rear
range. 2 storeys, 6 first floor windows with straight joints between second
and third, and third and fourth windows. C20 half-glazed door beneath
infilled overlight. 3 windows to left, 2 to right, all sashes with glazing
bars beneath segmental arches and with 3-fielded-panel shutters. Two course
first floor band. Sashes with glazing bars beneath brick arches above.
Dentilled eaves course. Tumbled-in gable ends with stone coping and
kneelers. End stacks and ridge stacks. Interior: staircase turret contains
original staircase with late C17-early C18 splat balusters.

Listing NGR: SE6840360446

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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