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Belle Isle, Wall, Gate-Piers and Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Melbecks, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.3745 / 54°22'28"N

Longitude: -2.0354 / 2°2'7"W

OS Eastings: 397796

OS Northings: 497661

OS Grid: SD977976

Mapcode National: GBR GK7V.4N

Mapcode Global: WHB59.P9YT

Entry Name: Belle Isle, Wall, Gate-Piers and Railings

Listing Date: 21 April 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1130794

English Heritage Legacy ID: 322042

Location: Melbecks, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, DL11

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire

Civil Parish: Melbecks

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

SD 99 NE
15/101 Belle Isle, wall,
gate-piers and
- II

House and cottage under 1 roof, now house and outbuilding, with wall,
gate-piers and railings. Early C19. Coursed sandstone, stone slate
roof. 2 storeys. House: 3 first floor windows, ashlar surrounds to
openings. Central 4-panel door in classical doorcase with plinths and
simple entablature, name 'BELLE-ISLE' painted on frieze. Resting on the
cornice, an earlier keystone inscribed 'J7 07'. Added C20 glazed
porch. C20 canted bay on left of door, other windows sashes. End
stacks. Cottage on right with 1 first floor window. On ground floor:
boarded door, fixed-light 20-pane window and low fire window with stone
surround. First floor: 4-pane sash window in ashlar surround. Shaped
kneeler to right. In front of small garden, rubble wall with ashlar
coping. Gate-piers to house: monolithic ashlar obelisks. Gate-piers to
cottage: shorter obelisks set on wall. Similar obelisks at intervals in
railings. Short cast-iron railings with finial tops to bars.

Listing NGR: SD9779697661

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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