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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1239953
English Heritage Legacy ID: 438016
Location: Whitby, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO21
County: North Yorkshire
Civil Parish: Whitby
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire
NZ 8809-NZ 8909 WHITBY LARPOOL
10/601 Weighing Machine House
at NGR NZ 8985 0981
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
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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