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The Red House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Beverley, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Latitude: 53.8465 / 53°50'47"N

Longitude: -0.4376 / 0°26'15"W

OS Eastings: 502885

OS Northings: 440044

OS Grid: TA028400

Mapcode National: GBR TRDY.1W

Mapcode Global: WHGF4.7LV3

Plus Code: 9C5XRHW6+HW

Entry Name: The Red House

Listing Date: 1 March 1950

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1083989

English Heritage Legacy ID: 167394

Location: Beverley, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU17

County: East Riding of Yorkshire

Civil Parish: Beverley

Built-Up Area: Beverley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Beverley St Mary

Church of England Diocese: York

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 01/12/2014

TA 0240

NORTH BAR WITHOUT (east side),
No 56 (The Red House)


Completed 1765. Three storeys in red brick. Five windows, including three in centre break, reglazed in plate glass. Three-sided brick bays added to ground floor in mid to late C19. Very good doorcase with applied Doric columns, frieze with spirited carving of palm leaves and shell, pediment. Six-panel door. Parapet with stone coping. Twin gabled ends to pantile roof. Early C19 wing to side of two storeys with two windows on both storeys and door.

Interior: oval central hall with moulded plaster cornice. Stairs are to side off this hall, and are the only stone and wrought-iron staircase in Beverley: cantilevered stone steps: fine wrought-iron balustrade with mahogany handrail and spiral curtail. Back stair has closed string, plain newels, and moulded handrail. One back ground floor room has modillioned plaster ceiling cornice. Most other rooms altered in C19 with plaster ornament. Firemark of Royal Exchange Assurance Company.

Listing NGR: TA0288540044

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