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Weighing Machine House at Ngr Nz 8985 0981

A Grade II Listed Building in Whitby, North Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.4757 / 54°28'32"N

Longitude: -0.6149 / 0°36'53"W

OS Eastings: 489848

OS Northings: 509812

OS Grid: NZ898098

Mapcode National: GBR SJ4P.NB

Mapcode Global: WHG9Y.JRDQ

Entry Name: Weighing Machine House at Ngr Nz 8985 0981

Listing Date: 8 August 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1239953

English Heritage Legacy ID: 438016

Location: Whitby, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO21

County: North Yorkshire

District: Scarborough

Civil Parish: Whitby

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text


NZ 8809-NZ 8909 WHITBY LARPOOL

10/601 Weighing Machine House
at NGR NZ 8985 0981

II
Weighing Machine House building C1835; built for the Whitby-Scarborough Railway Co,
engineer Robert Stephenson. Finely cut ashlar with ashlar dressings. Single storey.
Semi-circular plan. North-west front has a large window opening with raised and
curved ashlar surround, the wall is topped by a curved shallow ashlar cornice. Either
side are set back doorways with curved ashlar surrounds and single further doorways
also with curved surrounds set at right angles. The curved rear wall has 2 side
windows and a central rear blocked window. This building is in a ruinous state,
many of the stones lying loose around the site.


Listing NGR: NZ8984809812

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