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Lilac Tree House, Thorpe Bassett

Description: Lilac Tree House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 329792

OS Grid Reference: SE8618973117
OS Grid Coordinates: 486189, 473117
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1467, -0.6820

Location: Thorpe Bassett, North Yorkshire YO17 8LU

Locality: Thorpe Bassett
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO17 8LU

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Listing Text

(west side)
4/110 Lilac Tree House

House. Mid C18 with early C19 alteration and extension; further alteration
in late C19 and C20. Rendered and colour-washed brick with pantile roof and
rendered stacks. Central-stairhall plan, 1 room deep; rear extension added.
2-storey, 3-window front. Central C20 door beneath divided overlight. 4-
pane sashes with painted stone sills throughout. All openings have
keyblocks. Raised first-floor band. Dentilled eaves. Coped gables and
shaped kneelers. End stacks. Interior: open-string, open-well staircase
rises through first floor to attic. The balusters have been encased to
preserve them, but the handrail is moulded and wreathed, and ramped up to
each landing and half-landing; elaborate foliage-carved treadends. Hall has
dentilled coving. Hall doors of 6 raised and fielded panels.

Listing NGR: SE8618973117

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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