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Latitude: 54.4026 / 54°24'9"N
Longitude: -1.7275 / 1°43'39"W
OS Eastings: 417786
OS Northings: 500830
OS Grid: NZ177008
Mapcode National: GBR JKCJ.SK
Mapcode Global: WHC6D.FLLQ
Entry Name: Former Gas House
Listing Date: 6 November 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1131549
English Heritage Legacy ID: 322183
Location: St. Martin's, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, DL10
County: North Yorkshire
Civil Parish: St. Martin's
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Richmond with Holy Trinity with Hudswell
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
ST MARTINS RICHMONDSHIRE RECREATION
NZ 10 SE CENTRE
4/117 Former Gas House
Former gas house. c1846. By G T Andrews for George Hudson's Great North of
England Railway. Sandstone rubble with ashlar dressings, Welsh slate roof.
Single storey, 3 bays. Quoins. 3 tall round-arched quoined openings with
ashlar voussoirs giving impression of arcade. Central opening with board
doors. Outer openings double-arched, with glazing in tympana above recessed
rubble blocking. Hipped roof with raised louvred ventilator along apex.
Interior: to left, 2 round-arched furnaces of burnt bricks. The gas house
served the station complex only, being on the other side of the river from
the town of Richmond's gasworks. The chimney has been demolished, and the
building was derelict at the time of resurvey. One of an important surviving
group of railway buildings.
Listing NGR: NZ1778600830
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