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Bridgegate House

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7469 / 53°44'48"N

Longitude: -0.8654 / 0°51'55"W

OS Eastings: 474922

OS Northings: 428432

OS Grid: SE749284

Mapcode National: GBR QTD3.FL

Mapcode Global: WHFDC.P23W

Entry Name: Bridgegate House

Listing Date: 16 December 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1310554

English Heritage Legacy ID: 165317

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 BRIDGEGATE
SE 7428
(north-west side)
12/89 No 15 (Bridgegate House)
16.12.66

GV II
House. Mid C18, refronted and extended late C19, with C20 renovations.
Brick in Flemish bond, pantile roof. Hallway entry with extension to left
and parallel range to rear. 2 storeys, 7 bays including additional bay to
left. 6-panel door beneath overlight with margin lights to fourth bay.
Sashes with glazing bars and stone sills beneath wedge lintels throughout.
2-course first-floor band. Rebuilt parapet with moulded stone coping.
Raised gable ends. End and ridge stacks. Fine lead rainwater head with
relief lion's head to rear facade.. Interior: cantilevered open-string
staircase with 2 column-on-vase balusters per tread and ramped handrail.
Sitting room fully panelled with dado rail and eared panels; cupboard in
eared surround flanked by fluted pilasters carrying segmental pediment.
Dining room: deep alcove with round arch supported by pilasters with drops.
Ornate fireplace decorated with drops and urns. A photograph in the
possession of the owners at the time of the resurvey and said to have been
taken before 1877 shows the house with dormer windows and no parapet or
extension. The configuration of the windows is slightly different, and
this, along with evidence visible in the bonding of the right gable end,
suggest the refronting and building of the parapet in the late C19. Neave
D, Howden Explored, 1979.


Listing NGR: SE7492828435

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