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IoE Number: 327606
Location: THE TUNNEL INN,
  GROSMONT, SCARBOROUGH, NORTH YORKSHIRE
Photographer: Mr John Turner
Date Photographed: 06 October 2001
Date listed: 07 July 1989
Date of last amendment: 07 July 1989
Grade II

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GROSMONTFRONT STREETNZ 80 NW(north side)3/130Station TavernGVII

GROSMONT FRONT STREET NZ 80 NW (north side) 3/130 Station Tavern GV II Public house. c.1835. For the Whitby and Pickering Railway Company, licensed to John Buttery. Bordered tooled sandstone on chamfered plinth; ashlar porch and tooled dressings. Timber boxed eaves and pantile roof. Central-entry plan with parallel wing offset at rear. 2-storey, 3-window front. 4-panelled door, partly glazed, beneath ogee-shaped lintel, in prostyle Doric porch with frieze and moulded cornice. All windows are large-pane casements with painted stone sills, those on ground floor ogee-headed beneath ogee-shaped lintels. First floor and eaves bands. Overhanging eaves to hipped roof with end stacks rising from base of roof. Left return: 2 storeys and 2 windows, with 2-storey, 2-window parallel wing set back at left. Detailing of main part same as on front. Parallel wing has altered windows on both floors and flat coped gable-end parapet, ramped up on each side. When first built the building was known as The Tunnel Inn, and was possibly the first purpose-built building for the Whitby and Pickering Railway. RCHM, Houses of The North York Moors, p.136; fig.236.

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