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Elphin House

A Grade II Listed Building in Coxwold, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.1876 / 54°11'15"N

Longitude: -1.1818 / 1°10'54"W

OS Eastings: 453490

OS Northings: 477175

OS Grid: SE534771

Mapcode National: GBR NN50.YM

Mapcode Global: WHD8Y.T0FK

Entry Name: Elphin House

Listing Date: 24 November 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1150757

English Heritage Legacy ID: 332745

Location: Coxwold, Hambleton, North Yorkshire, YO61

County: North Yorkshire

District: Hambleton

Civil Parish: Coxwold

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Coxwold St Michael

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

SE 5277-5377
(north side)
- Elphin House

House. Early-mid C19, possibly of older origin, and with later additions.
Coursed rubble sandstone, pantile and Welsh slate roof. Original house of 2
storeys and 3 bays, with 2-storey l-bay addition dated 1894 to right, and
single-storey addition, formerly doctor's waiting room, to left. Main house:
central part-glazed door below 3-pane fanlight in round-arched doorcase with
canopy on concave corbels with paterae. Sash windows with glazing bars with
ashlar sills and deep lintels. Shaped kneelers, ashlar coping. Corniced ashlar
end stacks. To right, 1 bay with matching windows and Welsh slate roof, ashlar
coping and corniced ashlar stack to right end. To left, 2 round-arched windows
with blind Diocletian window above the 2nd; coping to parapet. Rear: 20-pane
landing window, brick dentil cornice. For many years the house belonged to the
village doctor, and the gate post to the left has a hook for tethering patients'
horses. The name is taken from the Elphin Beck which flows from the south-west
of the village.

Listing NGR: SE5348777177

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

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