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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.


List entry Number: 1148749



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

County: North Yorkshire

District: Scarborough

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Grosmont


Grade: II

Date first listed: 07-Jul-1989

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 327606

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NZ 80 NW 3/130

GROSMONT FRONT STREET (north side) Station Tavern


Public house. c.1835. For the Whitby and Pickering Railway Company, licensed to John Buttery. Bordered tooled sandstone on chamfered plinth; ashlar porch and tooled dressings. Timber boxed eaves and pantile roof. Central-entry plan with parallel wing offset at rear. 2-storey, 3-window front. 4-panelled door, partly glazed, beneath ogee-shaped lintel, in prostyle Doric porch with frieze and moulded cornice. All windows are large-pane casements with painted stone sills, those on ground floor ogee-headed beneath ogee-shaped lintels. First floor and eaves bands. Overhanging eaves to hipped roof with end stacks rising from base of roof. Left return: 2 storeys and 2 windows, with 2-storey, 2-window parallel wing set back at left. Detailing of main part same as on front. Parallel wing has altered windows on both floors and flat coped gable-end parapet, ramped up on each side. When first built the building was known as The Tunnel Inn, and was possibly the first purpose-built building for the Whitby and Pickering Railway. RCHM, Houses of The North York Moors, p.136; fig.236.

Listing NGR: NZ8284005255

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Houses of the North York Moors, (1987), 136

National Grid Reference: NZ8284005255


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