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Old Spa Villa

A Grade II Listed Building in Croft-on-Tees, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.478 / 54°28'40"N

Longitude: -1.5663 / 1°33'58"W

OS Eastings: 428201

OS Northings: 509269

OS Grid: NZ282092

Mapcode National: GBR KJHN.PJ

Mapcode Global: WHC62.XPBY

Entry Name: Old Spa Villa

Listing Date: 18 March 1968

Last Amended: 29 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1131333

English Heritage Legacy ID: 322681

Location: Croft-on-Tees, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, DL2

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire

Civil Parish: Croft-on-Tees

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Croft

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

NZ 2809-2909
(west side, off)
10/42 Old Spa Villa
(formerly listed as Old
18.3.68 Spa Farmhouse)


House. Early C19. For Sir William Chaytor, possibly by Ignatius Bonomi.
Brown brick, C20 concrete interlocking tile roof. 1 and 2 storeys,
2:3:2 bays, with rear outshut to central 2-storey range, which has first-
floor string and eaves band. All openings have flat brick arches. In
central bay, recessed blocked doorway, with blind window above. Sash
windows with glazing bars and ashlar sills. Hipped roof with central stack.
Outer bays, single-storey pavilions, with inner board door below 3-pane
overlight, and window as before; roofs hipped to outer ends, end stack to
left. A few metres away the sulphurous spring discharges into the stream.
The Old Spa was developed as a watering place from 1808, although the waters
had been known in the C17. T A Littleton, "Cure-All?", Richmond and
District Civic Society Annual Report (1982), pp 25-7.

Listing NGR: NZ2820109269

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