Description: Little Close
Date Listed: 13 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 332383
OS Grid Reference: SE3723295917
OS Grid Coordinates: 437232, 495917
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3574, -1.4286
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SE 39 NE BROMPTON NORTHALLERTON ROAD
10/20 Nos 39-43 Little Close
Terrace of houses, originally chauffeur's cottage and laundry for The Close.
c1895. Tudor in style. Red brick in English bond with a plain tile roof.
Single storey plus attics, 12 bays. Bays 2 and 11 break forward and are
gabled. In the re-entrant angles between these and the outer bays are
slightly advanced ½ bays with shaped Dutch gables to outer sides, board
doors under consoled cornice to fronts, and cross staircase windows to
sides. Gabled bays have shaped quoins, 5-light canted bay windows with 4-
light casements above. In gables, brick bond patterning and 2 proud
diapers. 2 central bays and 2 to left of right-hand gabled bay have 3-light
casements. 2 bays to right of left-hand gable have small 2-light casements
at eaves level (garage). other 2 bays break forward with stepped round-
arched doorcases with radiating brick voussoirs and banded rustication,
below gableted hipped roofs. 4 large banded ridge stacks, those next to
gabled bays sit on Dutch gables. Axial stack to rear left-hand side with
paired octagonal flues. Left and right returns have gabled bays with 4-
light casements to both floors and similar detailing as advanced bays to
Listing NGR: SE3723295917
Source: English Heritage
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