Description: Tennis Court Approximately 50 Metres North of Baldersby Park House
Date Listed: 27 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 330451
OS Grid Reference: SE3879176348
OS Grid Coordinates: 438791, 476348
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1815, -1.4071
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SE 37 NE RAINTON WITH NEWBY BALDERSBY PARK
3/75 Tennis Court
50 metres north of
Baldersby Park House
Tennis court. Mid-late C19. Red and brown brick, English bond.
Westmorland slate roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays with taller single storey
hall to rear. Central panelled double doors with flat soldier arch,
flanked on both floors by 16-pane sashes with stone sills and cambered
gauged brick arches. Giant pilaster strips to corners and flanking
door, with round arch over entrance, and dog-tooth cornice over windows.
Diaper brickwork above entrance. Hipped roof. train hall gable behind
entrance block has 3 blind arches with stepped gable over. Ashlar
coping. Right return: hall of 4 bays divided by buttressed pilasters.
Large iron-framed windows. Interior has balcony at east end, with iron
pillars supporting round arches. Roof structure of iron rods decorated
with roses and buds with wooden lining and glazed ridge.
Listing NGR: SE3879176348
Source: English Heritage
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