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Lock House Restaurant, Linton-on-Ouse

Description: Lock House Restaurant

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 October 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 332106

OS Grid Reference: SE4994260138
OS Grid Coordinates: 449942, 460138
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0348, -1.2390

Location: Linton-on-Ouse, North Yorkshire YO30 2AZ

Locality: Linton-on-Ouse
Local Authority: Hambleton District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO30 2AZ

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Listing Text


1/13 Lock House Restaurant


Lock keeper's house, now restaurant. Mid-late C18 with C19 addition. Red-brown
brick in irregular bond with yellowish brick to addition; pantile roof. 2 storeys,
2 bays with added bay to left. Central C20 double door flanked by C20 canted
bay windows. 4-pane sashes in flush wood architraves above. Stepped and dentilled
eaves. End stacks. Added bay to left has board door on left, 4-pane window
with cambered brick arch above, stepped and dentilled eaves and end stack to
left. Lower single-storey hipped - roof bay added to right. Right gable of
house has lower courses of tumbling-in. Linton Lock was built following an
Act of Parliament of 1767 and the lock keepers house is likely to date from
that time.

'An Act for Making Navigable the River Ouse ... 1767' in Private Acts 1757-1769,
York Library.

Listing NGR: SE4994260138

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Source: English Heritage

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