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Platform Cottage Station House and Platform Cottage, Welburn

Description: Platform Cottage Station House and Platform Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 September 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 329800

OS Grid Reference: SE7368166697
OS Grid Coordinates: 473681, 466697
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0909, -0.8750

Location: Welburn, North Yorkshire YO60 7EW

Locality: Welburn
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO60 7EW

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Listing Text

(east side)
5/118 Station House and
19.9.79 Platform Cottage
(shown on map as Old
(Formerly listed as
Station House)

Station and station house; now house and cottage. 1845. By G T Andrews.
Sandstone ashlar to front; dressed sandstone with chiselled quoins and
window dressings to rear; slate roof. Central-staircase plan to house with
station range to rear right and service range to rear left. Entrance front:
2-storey, 3-bay front, with full-height centre portico; single-storey bay to
left. Portico has keyed round-arched openings with impost band. Half-
glazed panelled door beneath divided overlight. 12-pane sashes to ground
floor and 9-pane sashes to first floor, all with plain raised surrounds.
Ground-floor sill band; raised first-floor band. First-floor window to
portico is a radial-glazed sash flanked by recessed panels within keyed
Venetian surround. Single-storey bay has round-arched radial-glazed sash
window in raised, keyed surround, and impost band. Overhanging eaves on
shaped brackets. Banks of stacks rise through roof pitch to rear. Line-
side: 2-storey gable end, with single-storey, 4-bay range to right. First-
floor balcony on ogee corbels to gable end with keyed Venetian screen and
pierced balustrade. 12-pane sashes to ground and first floors. Station
range to right has keyed round-arched arcade with impost band. C20 glazed
and panelled door to right of centre and 3 bordered sashes each beneath a
fanlight with a broad transom. End right stack. Interior: open-string
geometric stair with stick balusters, clustered around a turned newel;
moulded handrail, wreathed at bottom; decorated treadends. Window panelling
and panelled shutters survive in ground-floor windows. Illustrated London
News, 31 August 1850: "Royal Visit to Castle Howard".

Listing NGR: SE7368166697

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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