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The Chestnuts

A Grade II Listed Building in Howden, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7449 / 53°44'41"N

Longitude: -0.869 / 0°52'8"W

OS Eastings: 474686

OS Northings: 428201

OS Grid: SE746282

Mapcode National: GBR QTC4.N9

Mapcode Global: WHFDC.M4DG

Entry Name: The Chestnuts

Listing Date: 15 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1083163

English Heritage Legacy ID: 165359

Location: Howden, East Riding of Yorkshire, DN14

County: East Riding of Yorkshire

Civil Parish: Howden

Built-Up Area: Howden

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Howden with Barmby on the Marsh

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

HOWDEN PINFOLD STREET
SE 7428
(east side)

12/130 No 16 (The Chestnuts)

GV II
House. c1800 with alterations of 1930's. Handmade brick in English bond
with front facade of machine made red brick in Flemish bond, with stone
dressings and Westmorland slate roof. Central-hallway entry, 2 rooms in
depth with cross wing to rear. 2 storeys, 5 bays with advanced central bay.
Tuscan porch containing 6-fielded-panel door with overlight. Ground floor
fenestration altered in 1930's to 16-pane sashes flanked by 8-pane sashes on
continuous sill to either side of door. First .floor: ashlar band and sashes
with glazing bars to original design. Flat brick arches throughout.
Modillion eaves course. Hipped roof. Rear wall stacks. Interior: arch
with panelled reveals and imposts to hall. Open-string staircase with 2
slender column balusters per tread, carved tread ends and ramped handrail
with fine inlaid star motif to spiral newel. Arch with panelled reveals and
imposts to landing with a blind arch next to it. Original fireplace to main
bedroom with cast-iron grate, and drops, festoons and rosettes to fire
surround. Original moulded cornices to most rooms. Neave D, Howden
Explored, 1979.


Listing NGR: SE7468628201

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