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YORK 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: YORK HOUSE

List entry Number: 1309510

Location

YORK HOUSE, BLUNTISHAM ROAD

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

County: Cambridgeshire

District: Huntingdonshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Colne

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 04-Nov-1982

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 53815

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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

COLNE BLUNTISHAM ROAD 1. 5140 (west side) York House TL 37 NE 5/22 II GV 2. Built in 1844, date on rain water head (recently removed). Double pile plan with two projecting wings and central rear kitchen window. Two-storeys. Gault brick; shallow pitched modern tile roofs half-hipped to wings. Stone steps lead up to central porch spanning facade between wings, with tented roof and cast iron trellis with Greek anthemion motif. Recessed, four-panelled door and side lights. Door- case with panelled reveals, panelled pilasters and moulded freize. Segmental arched fanlight with glazing bars in gauged brick arch, symmetrical first-floor range of three hung sashes, with glazing bars and margin lights in cambered ganged brick arches. Two ground floor French casement windows with glazing bars and margin lights in each wing. Cast-iron trellised porch to garden door in left hand wing. Garden wall with terminating brick piers with stone caps and ball finials. Interior: Intact, with original four-panelled doors and chimney pieces. Fine, free- standing open-string staircase with mahogany handrails and cast-iron balusters. Some original C19 wallpaper in garden lobby of south wing.

Listing NGR: TL3712475769

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National Grid Reference: TL 37124 75769

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