YORK HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1309510
Date first listed:
04-Nov-1982
Statutory Address:
YORK HOUSE, BLUNTISHAM ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
YORK HOUSE, BLUNTISHAM ROAD

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

County:
Cambridgeshire
District:
Huntingdonshire (District Authority)
Parish:
Colne
National Grid Reference:
TL 37124 75769

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

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
53815
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 06 Sep 2002
Reference: IOE01/07659/21
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