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Former Coach House and Stables Adjoining Escrick Park to Rear Right

A Grade II* Listed Building in Escrick, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 53.8735 / 53°52'24"N

Longitude: -1.0401 / 1°2'24"W

OS Eastings: 463208

OS Northings: 442346

OS Grid: SE632423

Mapcode National: GBR PR5N.M6

Mapcode Global: WHFCH.ZWWW

Entry Name: Former Coach House and Stables Adjoining Escrick Park to Rear Right

Listing Date: 10 April 1986

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1148489

English Heritage Legacy ID: 326275

Location: Escrick, Selby, North Yorkshire, YO19

County: North Yorkshire

District: Selby

Civil Parish: Escrick

Built-Up Area: Escrick

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Escrick St Helen

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 11/01/2018

SE 64 SW

Queen Margaret's School
Former coach house and stables adjoining Escrick Park to rear right

(Formerly listed as Coach house and stables adjoining Escrick Park to rear right, ESCRICK PARK ESTATE)

II *
Coach house and stables, now school. 1763 with later additions and alterations including those of mid-late C20. By John Carr for Beilby Thompson.

Pinkish-brown brick with red brick and ashlar dressings, cement rendered to front facade, with Welsh slate roof. Square on plan around central open courtyard.

Two storeys, nine bays of which the centre three project slightly. Plinth. Entrance now to side (see below). Central entrance now has 12-pane sash with radial glazing to head and plank infill to lower part, set within recessed arch with moulded ashlar head. Similar recessed arches to second and eighth bays. Unequally-hung 15-pane sashes with radial glazing to heads except to ninth bay which has a shallower, blind opening, all with ashlar sills. Continuous impost band.

Second storey has 6-pane sashes with ashlar sills. Ashlar dentil cornice. Dentil pediment to centre bays contains clock and is surmounted by ashlar peristyle of Doric columns on plinth with domed lead roof. Hipped roof. Ridge and rear stacks. Returns of single tall storey and nine bays. Right return has elliptically-arched entrance now with C20 glazed doors but retaining overlight with decorative glazing bars. Otherwise tall arches with red rubbed brick to heads now with C20 sashes within. Left return has two slightly-projecting pedimented bays.

York Georgian Society, The Works in Architecture of John Carr, 1973, p 11.
Pevsner N, Yorkshire, York and the East Riding, 1978, p 224.

Listing NGR: SE6320842346

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