FORMER WHITE HORSE INN

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1148343

Date first listed: 04-Dec-1972

Statutory Address: FORMER WHITE HORSE INN, CHURCH STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: FORMER WHITE HORSE INN, CHURCH STREET

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

County: North Yorkshire

District: Scarborough (District Authority)

Parish: Whitby

National Grid Reference: NZ9002911133

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. 1811 CHURCH STREET (East Side)

Former White Horse Inn NZ 9011 2/301

II GV

2. Late C18. 3 storeys, rendered. 2 windows, double-hung sashes with glazing bars. Heavy cornice above ground floor. Ground floor has 1 3-light window. Passage archway to left. Early C20 doorway to right with Ionic reeded pilasters on plinths and non-classical pediment. Half-glazed double doors. Originally the White Horse and Griffin, in compliment to the Cholmley family. The first stage coach from Whitby to York ran from here in 1788. Mentioned in Miss Ethel Kidson's novel 'Herringfleet'. Charles Dickens records that oyster shell grottos were a feature of the yard.

Nos 84 to 90 (even), Former White Horse Inn, The Black Horse Public House, Nos 93 to 100 (consec),Nos 105 to 112A (consec) & Nos 114 to 117 (consec) form a group.

Listing NGR: NZ9002911133

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 326629

Legacy System: LBS

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