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North Yorkshire
Hambleton (District Authority)
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SE 53490 77174


COXWOLD VILLAGE STREET SE 5277-5377 (north side) 9/36 - Elphin House GV II

House. Early-mid C19, possibly of older origin, and with later additions. Coursed rubble sandstone, pantile and Welsh slate roof. Original house of 2 storeys and 3 bays, with 2-storey l-bay addition dated 1894 to right, and single-storey addition, formerly doctor's waiting room, to left. Main house: central part-glazed door below 3-pane fanlight in round-arched doorcase with canopy on concave corbels with paterae. Sash windows with glazing bars with ashlar sills and deep lintels. Shaped kneelers, ashlar coping. Corniced ashlar end stacks. To right, 1 bay with matching windows and Welsh slate roof, ashlar coping and corniced ashlar stack to right end. To left, 2 round-arched windows with blind Diocletian window above the 2nd; coping to parapet. Rear: 20-pane landing window, brick dentil cornice. For many years the house belonged to the village doctor, and the gate post to the left has a hook for tethering patients' horses. The name is taken from the Elphin Beck which flows from the south-west of the village.

Listing NGR: SE5348777177


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

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Date: 23 Feb 2004
Reference: IOE01/10825/28
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