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Description: Whitewall House and Attached Outbuilding
Date Listed: 4 May 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 329721
OS Grid Reference: SE7913570005
OS Grid Coordinates: 479135, 470005
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1198, -0.7908
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SE 77 SE NORTON-ON-DERWENT WHITEWALL
2/38 Whitewall House and
4.5.67 attached outbuilding
(formerly listed as Whitehall)
House. Early C19 with earlier origins. Whitewashed stucco with slate roof.
Central-stairhall plan, one room deep, with rear service wing. 2-storey and
attic, 4-window front, with single-storey outbuilding to right. Right of
centre 6-panel door with Gothick glazed overlight beneath pedimented
doorhood on brackets. Canted bays with cornices and small-pane sashes to
left and right and 16-pane sash with painted stone sills to left of door. 3
similar windows to first floor with 12-pane sash over door. Attic windows
are unequal 9-pane sashes. Whitewashed wedge lintels to all sash windows.
Dentilled eaves course. Coped gables and moulded kneelers. End and left of
centre stacks. Outbuilding has weathervane to coped gable end, which
carries one end of a wrought-iron overthrow and lamp bracket linked to the
Whitewall Cottages (qv). The Whitewall Stables have had connections since
the C18 with racing in Norton. The house was the residence of John Scott, a
notable C19 trainer.
Listing NGR: SE7913570005
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Source: English Heritage
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