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Wells House and Range Adjoining to Rear

A Grade II Listed Building in Snaith and Cowick, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Latitude: 53.6856 / 53°41'8"N

Longitude: -1.0226 / 1°1'21"W

OS Eastings: 464647

OS Northings: 421456

OS Grid: SE646214

Mapcode National: GBR PT9T.DK

Mapcode Global: WHFDH.8M9F

Entry Name: Wells House and Range Adjoining to Rear

Listing Date: 16 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1309584

English Heritage Legacy ID: 164954

Location: Snaith and Cowick, East Riding of Yorkshire, DN14

County: East Riding of Yorkshire

Civil Parish: Snaith and Cowick

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Great Snaith

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

SE 62 SW
(west side)
West Cowick
2/93 No 2 (Wells House) and
range adjoining to rear
House and adjoining stable/store-house range. House late C18 - early C19
with later C19 alterations, including re-roofing; stables/store-house late
C19 with earlier C19 origins and C20 alterations. Brick with Welsh slate
roofs. House: double-depth plan with 2-room central entrance-hall east
front; stables/store-house adjoining to rear. Forms north-east side of
courtyard to former brewery. House: 2 storeys with attic, 3 bays;
symmetrical. Rendered plinth, incised in imitation of ashlar. 6-fielded-
panel door and late C19 stained glass overlight in doorcase with acanthus
leaf and lions-head scrolled brackets carrying corniced hood. 16-pane
sashes in flush wooden architraves with sills and channelled stucco flat
arches with fluted keys; central first-floor 12-pane sash in similar
surround. Stepped eaves. Truncated ashlar kneelers to gables. Late C19
end stacks. Right return has hung and sliding sashes to ground and first
floors, single attic sash. Partly-blocked attic door to left return. Range
to rear, north side: 2 low storeys, 3 first-floor openings. Three C20
ground-floor windows, 2 first-floor C20 windows, steps to first-floor board
door to right. South side has C20 windows beneath original arched openings.
Interior: house has open well staircase with ramped and wreathed handrail
and plain balusters, 6-fielded-panel doors in architraves; not fully
investigated. Formerly brewery-master's house and inn (The Malt Shovel),
associated witih late C18 - early C19 brewery to south (qv) and later C19
Crown Brewery to west (qv).

Listing NGR: SE6464721456

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

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