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Latitude: 54.4868 / 54°29'12"N
Longitude: -0.6118 / 0°36'42"W
OS Eastings: 490030
OS Northings: 511043
OS Grid: NZ900110
Mapcode National: GBR SJ5K.BD
Mapcode Global: WHG9Y.KHW7
Entry Name: Captain Cooks House
Listing Date: 23 February 1954
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1148246
English Heritage Legacy ID: 326799
Location: Whitby, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO22
County: North Yorkshire
Civil Parish: Whitby
Built-Up Area: Whitby
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Whitby St Mary
Church of England Diocese: York
1811 GRAPE LANE
Captain Cook's House
NZ 9011 2/135 23.2.54.
3 storeys in brick with maroon ochre. Heavy diagonal brick eaves cornice.
4 windows, one blocked, arranged in pairs, flush frames, double-hung sashes
with glazing bars and small brick leaded oval windows to ends of elevation
on 1st and 2nd floors. Late C18 or early C19 elephant backed fluted pedimented
doorcase with blocked radiating fanlight and 6-fielded door with 2 glazed
panels, on left. Interior with panelling. Attics unchanged where, from
1746, the future Captain Cook lived when apprenticed to Captain Walker.
Inset foot scraper. May be of earlier origins, but bears plaque in front
on centre over ground floor inscribed D (over) MS 1688 for Moses and Susannah
Captain Cook's House, the Clinic and Nos 19 to 28 (consec) form a group.
Listing NGR: NZ9003011043
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