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Pilmoor Cottages, Brafferton

Description: Pilmoor Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 333399

OS Grid Reference: SE4668372707
OS Grid Coordinates: 446683, 472707
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1481, -1.2868

Location: Brafferton, North Yorkshire YO61 2QQ

Locality: Brafferton
Local Authority: Hambleton District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO61 2QQ

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Listing Text

2/55 (east side, off)

Nos 7-10 Pilmoor Cottages


Terrace of four houses. Dated 1843, for the Great North of England Railway Company.
Pinkish brick in irregular English garden wall bond; Welsh slate roof. 2 storeys,
1 wide bay each. Symmetrical facade with handed pairs of cottages, the paired doorways
flanked by windows. Openings have chamfered brick surrounds, the doors with Tudor-
arched heads and the side-sliding sash windows with chamfered brick cills and flat
brick arches; doors originally of battened boards, but all except No 7's now part-glazed
with fanlights; tall 16-pane windows to ground floor, 12-pane windows to 1st floor.
Above each pair of doorways is a raised, shield-shaped stone plaque bearing date
and initials of railway company. Shaped ashlar kneelers; ashlar coping with roll-moulded
ridge. Stacks to left end (rebuilt), centre (rebuilt) and right end, the latter
with cogged table beneath tripled polygonal flues with capstones. Rear: paired
doorways, as before, with flat brick arches, No 7's of battened boards, the rest
C20 part-glazed; to outer side of each a small 6-pane window and a large 12-pane
window, and on 1st floor a 2-light window with 4-pane sashes. At either end side
wall rises as parapet. No 7 unoccupied at time of survey.

Listing NGR: SE4668372707

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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