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The Stables to Bishopthorpe Palace

A Grade II* Listed Building in Bishopthorpe, York

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.9232 / 53°55'23"N

Longitude: -1.0939 / 1°5'37"W

OS Eastings: 459603

OS Northings: 447831

OS Grid: SE596478

Mapcode National: GBR NRS2.ZD

Mapcode Global: WHFC9.5NC8

Entry Name: The Stables to Bishopthorpe Palace

Listing Date: 12 July 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1166711

English Heritage Legacy ID: 325944

Location: Bishopthorpe, York, YO23

County: York

Civil Parish: Bishopthorpe

Built-Up Area: Bishopthorpe

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Bishopthorpe St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

SE 5847-5947 BISHOPTHORPE BISHOPTHORPE ROAD
(east side)

7/28 The Stables to
Bishopthorpe Palace

GV II*

Stables, coach house and dovecote, now 2 dwellings. 1761-3 by Peter
Atkinson I for Archbishop Drummond, with C20 alterations. Pinkish-brown
brick with red brick and ashlar dressings and plain tile roof. 3-storey,
single bay centre with 2-storey ranges with 3 first floor windows to either
side between slightly-projecting 2-storey, single bay wings. Centre:
rusticated quoins. Segmental-headed carriage arch in quoined surround.
First floor: Venetian window in round-headed recess intruding upwards into
open pediment. Second floor: semicircular recess containing blind
semicircular panel. Segmental pediment. Ranges. Ground floor: to left has
2 similar carriage arches, that to right has central doorway in quoined
surround between 12-pane sashes. First floor ashlar band. 6-pane sashes
throughout. All windows under flat arches of gauged brick. flings (alike):
rusticated quoins. Similar carriage entrance. First floor: unglazed-
Venetian window intruding upwards into open pediment. Interior: ground
floor to right has C18 open well staircase with turned balusters. Eric A
Gee, Bishopthorpe Palace. An Architectural History, 1983, pp 39-40.


Listing NGR: SE5960347831

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