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Quarry House, Norton-on-Derwent

Description: Quarry House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 329719

OS Grid Reference: SE8014872189
OS Grid Coordinates: 480148, 472189
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1393, -0.7747

Location: Scarborough Road, Norton, North Yorkshire YO17 8AD

Locality: Norton-on-Derwent
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO17 8AD

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Listing Text

(north-west side)
Quarry House (shown on
map as Quarry Cottage)

House. Early C19 incorporating earlier house, with C20 modernisation.
Chiselled limestone with pantile roof and brick stacks, some rebuilt.
Double-depth plan. 2-storey and attic, 2-window front, with 2-storey,
single window flanking wings. C20 French door to centre part, with canted
bay with cornice and small-pane sashes to left. First-floor windows are 2-
light, small-pane horizontal sliding sashes with wedge lintels. Single
smaller horizontal sliding sash to attic. Both wings have 2-light, small-
pane casements with segmental brick arches to ground floor and inserted
wedge lintels to first floor. All windows have painted stone sills. M-
shaped roofs with coped gables and shaped kneelers. End stacks to centre
and end stacks to wings. Interior: closed-string staircase, panelled below,
with clustered straight balusters, octagonal newel and ramped-up, moulded
handrail rises through first floor to attic. Panelled shutters to all
ground and first-floor front rooms. Ground-floor room to right has
architraves with flutes and paterae. First-floor room to right has moulded
recessed ceiling and hob grate in fireplace with late C19 nursery-rhyme

Listing NGR: SE8014872189

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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