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The Motor House and Fowl House

A Grade II Listed Building in East Rounton, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.4205 / 54°25'13"N

Longitude: -1.3443 / 1°20'39"W

OS Eastings: 442647

OS Northings: 502982

OS Grid: NZ426029

Mapcode National: GBR MK1B.R4

Mapcode Global: WHD7Q.B530

Plus Code: 9C6WCMC4+57

Entry Name: The Motor House and Fowl House

Listing Date: 17 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1271845

English Heritage Legacy ID: 471686

ID on this website: 101271845

Location: East Rounton, North Yorkshire, DL6

County: North Yorkshire

District: Hambleton

Civil Parish: East Rounton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: West Rounton St Oswald

Church of England Diocese: York

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1319/8/10004 The Motor House and Fowl


Motor house 1905. Designed by George Jack for Hugh and Lothian Bell of Rounton Grange. Timber frame with pantile roof, clap board and brick. Two storey. Single tall external brick stack. Main front has 4 sets of double garage doors with glazed upper lights, to right a single sash and beyond a small projecting wing with single part glazed door. To left a single sash and another door with overlight, and beyond projecting leanto with 2 sets of similar garage doors.
Above 4 pairs of sashes in through eaves raking dormers with to left a small 2-light casement. South gable end has infilled brick ground floor with above an open sleeping platform with ornate wooden balustrade and a pair of French windows. Rear facade has recessed centre with gabled cross wings either side, central section infilled with late C20 glazed conservatory. South gable has single door and casement window with side jettied upper floor with a pair of sashes and a small casement. Small casements over central section. North gable has 3 casements and above a single sash. North front dominated by external brick stack with date stone. Doorway to right and above different sashes either side of stack. Coach house 1875 by Philip Webb for Hugh and Lothian Bell. Brick with pantile roof. Two storey with low angle buttresses. North and south gable walls both have thicker lower sections with two blind 4-centred arches rising into two tall buttressess with above a single window. East front blank. West front has 2 stable doors and 3 windows above.

Listing NGR: NZ4264702982

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