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Ash Close

A Grade II* Listed Building in Beverley, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.8468 / 53°50'48"N

Longitude: -0.4381 / 0°26'17"W

OS Eastings: 502852

OS Northings: 440083

OS Grid: TA028400

Mapcode National: GBR TRCY.YR

Mapcode Global: WHGF4.7KMT

Entry Name: Ash Close

Listing Date: 1 March 1950

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1163343

English Heritage Legacy ID: 167397

Location: Beverley, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU17

County: East Riding of Yorkshire

Civil Parish: Beverley

Built-Up Area: Beverley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Beverley St Mary

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text


TA 0240 BEVERLEY NORTH BAR WITHOUT
(east side)
5/276 No 62 (Ash Close)
1.3.50
GV II*
Built for N Grantham c.1732. 2 storeys in red brick with roof of graded
Westmorland slates. 2 pedimented dormers with sliding casement sashes. Cornice
to roof early C19 replacement. Centre break 5 windows, painted gauged voussoirs
with keystones. Plain round-headed frame to 6-panel door, keystone, simple fan-
light. Later additions to sides and rear of house. Rear elevation twin gabled:
wrought iron railings on the pattern of the hall balustrade at Hotham House.
Principal staircase round open well: open string, with carved ornament below
each tread: alternate iron-twist balusters, moulded handrail with semi-spiral
curtail and iron-twist terminal newel, fielded panelling to dado: c.f.Highgate
House. Wednesday Market. Semicircular arch under the stairs to rear part:
moulded imposts: keyblocks: moulded voussoirs, fielded panelling to soffits and
reveals. Stone-flagged hall. Back stairs have closed string, slender columnar
balusters, plain newel, and moulded handrail. Principal ground floor room has
fielded panelling throughout: moulded dado rail, modillion box cornice: chimney-
piece with moulded architrave and brackets to mantel-shelf. Doorway with
moulded architrave and deep moulded cornice (c.f. Highgate House). Rear room has
fine late C18 composition ornament ex situ. First floor windows have panelled
window seats. Two wainscotted rooms on first floor, one with fielded, one with
moulded panelling.


Listing NGR: TA0285240083

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