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Pump House Approximately 250 Metres to West North West of Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Beningbrough, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.0209 / 54°1'15"N

Longitude: -1.2182 / 1°13'5"W

OS Eastings: 451316

OS Northings: 458608

OS Grid: SE513586

Mapcode National: GBR MPYY.1C

Mapcode Global: WHD9Q.8649

Entry Name: Pump House Approximately 250 Metres to West North West of Hall

Listing Date: 20 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1190577

English Heritage Legacy ID: 332100

Location: Beningbrough, Hambleton, North Yorkshire, YO30

County: North Yorkshire

District: Hambleton

Civil Parish: Beningbrough

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Newton-on-Ouse All Saints

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text


4/7 Pump House approx 250m
to west-north-west of
- hall.


Pump house. Late c19-early C20. For the Dawnays of Beningbrough Hall. Brick, some
reused, thin and orange, the rest mottled pink in English garden wall bond with
contrasting white brick; stone dressings. Square on plan with outshut to west.
3 stages with embattled parapet. White-brick clasping butresses. East elevation:
central doorway under cambered header brick arch with 5-course band above. Stone
band. 2nd stage: 3 narrow windows with chamfered stone lintels, stone cills and
brick relieving arches separated by white-brick pilasters which rise into stepped
and dentilled cornice. 3rd stage: 3 narrow windows with chamfered lintels.
Corbelled parapet. West elevation: opposing elliptical-arched doorway masked by
outshut (roof removed). Windows as east elevation. North elevation: lst stage
window has remains of iron glazing bars. Interior: massive timber ties. Pumped
water from the River Ouse up to a skating pond (q.v.). In state of dereliction at
time of resurvey. This presumably replaced an earlier pump house marked on the 6"
Ordnance Survey map of 1852 (1st edition, Yorkshire Sheet 156).

Listing NGR: SE5131658608

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

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