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CAPTAIN COOKS HOUSE

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: CAPTAIN COOKS HOUSE

List entry Number: 1148246

Location

CAPTAIN COOKS HOUSE, GRAPE LANE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: North Yorkshire

District: Scarborough

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Whitby

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 23-Feb-1954

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 326799

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. 1811 GRAPE LANE (South Side) Captain Cook's House NZ 9011 2/135 23.2.54.

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2. 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 Dring. NMR.

Captain Cook's House, the Clinic and Nos 19 to 28 (consec) form a group.

Listing NGR: NZ9003011043

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National Grid Reference: NZ 90030 11043

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