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Platform Cottage station House and Platform Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Welburn, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.0909 / 54°5'27"N

Longitude: -0.875 / 0°52'29"W

OS Eastings: 473681

OS Northings: 466697

OS Grid: SE736666

Mapcode National: GBR QPB4.C8

Mapcode Global: WHFBM.JFKP

Entry Name: Platform Cottage station House and Platform Cottage

Listing Date: 19 September 1979

Last Amended: 25 April 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1315793

English Heritage Legacy ID: 329800

Location: Welburn, Ryedale, North Yorkshire, YO60

County: North Yorkshire

District: Ryedale

Civil Parish: Welburn (Amotherby Ward)

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Welburn St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

(east side)
5/118 Station House and
19.9.79 Platform Cottage
(shown on map as Old
(Formerly listed as
Station House)

Station and station house; now house and cottage. 1845. By G T Andrews.
Sandstone ashlar to front; dressed sandstone with chiselled quoins and
window dressings to rear; slate roof. Central-staircase plan to house with
station range to rear right and service range to rear left. Entrance front:
2-storey, 3-bay front, with full-height centre portico; single-storey bay to
left. Portico has keyed round-arched openings with impost band. Half-
glazed panelled door beneath divided overlight. 12-pane sashes to ground
floor and 9-pane sashes to first floor, all with plain raised surrounds.
Ground-floor sill band; raised first-floor band. First-floor window to
portico is a radial-glazed sash flanked by recessed panels within keyed
Venetian surround. Single-storey bay has round-arched radial-glazed sash
window in raised, keyed surround, and impost band. Overhanging eaves on
shaped brackets. Banks of stacks rise through roof pitch to rear. Line-
side: 2-storey gable end, with single-storey, 4-bay range to right. First-
floor balcony on ogee corbels to gable end with keyed Venetian screen and
pierced balustrade. 12-pane sashes to ground and first floors. Station
range to right has keyed round-arched arcade with impost band. C20 glazed
and panelled door to right of centre and 3 bordered sashes each beneath a
fanlight with a broad transom. End right stack. Interior: open-string
geometric stair with stick balusters, clustered around a turned newel;
moulded handrail, wreathed at bottom; decorated treadends. Window panelling
and panelled shutters survive in ground-floor windows. Illustrated London
News, 31 August 1850: "Royal Visit to Castle Howard".

Listing NGR: SE7368166697

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