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Mowbray Grange, Bedale

Description: Mowbray Grange

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 333558

OS Grid Reference: SE2690787906
OS Grid Coordinates: 426907, 487906
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2861, -1.5882

Location: S End, Bedale, North Yorkshire DL8 2EG

Locality: Bedale
Local Authority: Hambleton District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL8 2EG

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Listing Text

SE 2687-2787
(west side)
9/50 Mowbray Grange
- II
Workhouse now geriatric hospital. 1839. Limestone with ashlar dressings
with a Welsh slate roof. Central block of 3 storeys, 3 bays, flanked by
lower 2-storey, 3-bay wings with pedimented l-bay pavilions to each side.
To either side a wall with gateways and a 1-storey, l-bay block beyond.
Central block: central half-glazed door with fanlight in stone surround with
consoles and cornice. Flanked by round-arched windows with margin glazing
and segmental relieving arches. 1st floor: cill band, 16-pane sashes with
flat arches. 2nd floor: casements with flat arches. Side wings: ground
floor has 3 sashes with glazing bars and stone cills. 1st floor: band;
3 narrow sashes with glazing bars to central bays, 16-pane sashes to outer
bays, all with flat arches. Pavilions: giant round-headed arch breaks
forward enclosing on ground floor 2 narrow 4-pane sashes with margin glazing
bars, stone cills, lintels and band above and on lst-floor a Diocletian
window with casement and cill band. Stone coped wall to either side with
board carriage gates. Beyond stone coped gabled blocks with round-arched
recesses. That to left has a sash with glazing bars and impost band, that
to right has C20 wooden carriage door. Central 3 bays have pyramidal roof
and end stacks. A ridge stack to wings either side.

Listing NGR: SE2690787906

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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