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Monument Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Sledmere, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.044 / 54°2'38"N

Longitude: -0.5391 / 0°32'20"W

OS Eastings: 495757

OS Northings: 461882

OS Grid: SE957618

Mapcode National: GBR SPPP.22

Mapcode Global: WHGD3.PMH4

Plus Code: 9C6X2FV6+J9

Entry Name: Monument Cottage

Listing Date: 7 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1083800

English Heritage Legacy ID: 167847

Location: Sledmere, East Riding of Yorkshire, YO25

County: East Riding of Yorkshire

Civil Parish: Sledmere

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Sledmere St Mary

Church of England Diocese: York

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SE 96 SE (east side)
5/37 Monument Cottage


House. c1866. Probably by J Gibbs of Oxford for Sir Tatton Sykes 5th
Baronet. Gault brick in English garden wall bond with ashlar and red brick
dressings and Welsh slate roof. L-shaped on plan. Single-storey, single-
bay ranges with attics to gables. Chamfered plinth. Entrance to angle a
plank door within porch supported by piers with foliate capitals. Frieze.
To right a bay window with 3 2-pane sashes. Red brick band above. Above
porch an oculus. Ashlar copings to gable end supported by respond with
foliate capital . To left, gabled range: ground floor has 2 narrow 2-pane
sashes with quoined ashlar jambs and ashlar sills and lintels. First stage
red brick band. To gable a decorative shield. Then 2 trefoil-headed
windows in quoined ashlar surrounds under pointed arch of red brick. Ashlar
first floor copings to gables supported by similar responds. Rear stacks.
Decorative ridge tiles. Built as a caretaker's cottage for the Sir Tatton
Sykes Memorial (qv).

Listing NGR: SE9575761882

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