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Beechwood the Beeches

A Grade II Listed Building in Driffield, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.0014 / 54°0'4"N

Longitude: -0.4286 / 0°25'42"W

OS Eastings: 503097

OS Northings: 457290

OS Grid: TA030572

Mapcode National: GBR TQG5.0C

Mapcode Global: WHGDC.DP4C

Plus Code: 9C6X2H2C+GH

Entry Name: Beechwood the Beeches

Listing Date: 23 December 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1376789

English Heritage Legacy ID: 469007

Location: Driffield, East Riding of Yorkshire, YO25

County: East Riding of Yorkshire

Civil Parish: Driffield

Built-Up Area: Driffield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Great Driffield All Saints

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

TA 05 NW
(Southwest side)
The Beeches


Includes: Beechwood, RIVERHEAD
House, now two houses. c1831, extended 1878 by Temple Moore for the Rev Horace Newton. Brick with shallow hipped slate roofs, and steeply pitched plain tile roofs. 2 storey, with attic to later addition. North-east front has central door in rusticated brick surround with large overlight, either side single canted bay windows with flat roofs and glazing bar sashes. Above three 12-pane glazing bar sashes. To left single storey addition with ornate brick facade. To right projecting wing added 1878 with painted stucco cornices and tall brick stacks. Red brick with a single 5-light mullion and transom windows, above a tall 3-light window and in the ornate tumbled brick gable a 3-light casement. North-west front, built 1878, has 5 tall 2-light windows with mullions and transoms, above 3 canted oriel windows with glazing bar casements, above again 3 canted dormer windows topped with gables. South-west front has recessed centre with projecting square porch, double doors and side lights supporting a large canted bay window above. Either side single storey additions with large glazing bar windows and above 2 cross casements and above again a single small glazing bar sash. To left projecting wing added in 1878 with 2 storey canted brick bay window with 5 cross casements to each floor, attic has single set-back canted bay window with 3-light casements. To right projecting single storey wing with 2 tall cross casement windows and a steeply pitched plain tile roof.

Listing NGR: TA0309757290

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

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