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Helmsley House The Cottage, Gate Helmsley

Description: Helmsley House The Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 January 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 329467

OS Grid Reference: SE7064455706
OS Grid Coordinates: 470644, 455706
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9926, -0.9240

Location: A166, Gate Helmsley, North Yorkshire YO41 1AX

Locality: Gate Helmsley
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO41 1AX

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Listing Text

(north side, off)

6/23 Helmsley House and
The Cottage
29 1 53


House and attached barn, now converted to cottage. Mid C18 with C20
additions. Brick in header bond to house and English bond to cottage, Welsh
slate roof to house, pantile roof to cottage, brick stacks. House with
gable end facade of 3 storeys, 3 bays with single storey C20 additions to
left and right. 6-panel door in extension to left. Flat roofed 2-storey
canted central bay with 16- and 12-pane sashes. 12-pane sashes to outer
bays. First and second floor bands, keyed flat brick arches to all windows
except that in centre of ground floor. Second floor: Diocletian window
flanked by uneven 9-pane sashes beneath keyed brick arches. Barge boards to
verges. Ridge stack. Cottage to right of 2 storeys with single 4-pane
fixed window to ground floor and 2 sashes with glazing bars to first floor.
Entrance to rear. Pantile roof, raised gable ends, ridge stacks. Interior:
house contains original mid C18 staircase, intact original panelling to main
reception room. H - L hinges to board door by staircase.

Listing NGR: SE7064455706

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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