If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.
Description: Ganthorpe House and Gates and Railings to Front Garden
Date Listed: 25 January 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 329515
OS Grid Reference: SE6896870378
OS Grid Coordinates: 468968, 470378
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1246, -0.9462
Explore more of the area around Terrington, North Yorkshire at Explore Britain.
SE 67 SE GANTHORPE MAIN STREET
1/25 Ganthorpe House and gates
and railings to front
House. Early C18 with mid C19 remodelling of cross wing and additions.
Hammer dressed sandstone, brick rear wing, blue pantile roof to earliest
wing, Welsh slate roofs to later wings. Originally L-shaped with cross wing
to right, with latter additions to rear. 2 storeys, 5 first floor windows
including 2 in gable end of cross wing. Early C18 wing: 2-course plinth.
6-panel double door with top 2 panels glazed, in eared architrave carrying
pulvinated frieze and moulded pediment. 20-pane sash windows in moulded
architraves to left. First floor: 20-pane sash windows in moulded
architraves. Coved eaves. Gable coping and shaped kneeler to left. End
stacks and ridge stack. Cross wing: 2-course plinth. One ground floor and
2 first floor windows, all sashes with glazing bars in moulded architraves.
Gable coping, shaped kneelers, end stack. Interior contains mid C19
staircase with column-on-vase balusters, probably contemporary with major
remodelling of cross wing both internally and externally. Hallway arch
carried on acanthus leaf consoles. 6 fielded-panel doors to all major
rooms. Wide board door with H-L hinges to former kitchen. Wrought-iron
railings and gate to front garden. A J Toynbee wrote 'The Study of History'
Listing NGR: SE6896870378
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
Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.