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© Prof. W J Hume LRPS

IoE Number: 329953
Photographer: Prof. W J Hume LRPS
Date Photographed: 26 October 2002
Date listed: 04 February 1975
Date of last amendment: 04 February 1975
Grade II*

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5338SKIPTON ROADGrove HouseSE 3056 7/169

1. 5338 SKIPTON ROAD Grove House SE 3056 7/169 1I* 2. Circa 1745-54 built as World's End Inn, wings added circa 1897-1902. 3 storeys, 5 window centre with dormers and 2 storeys, 5 window wing additions. Hipped slated roofs with battlemented parapets. Coursed, squared grit stone rubble with long and short dressings to quoins of centre block. Cornices. Continuous plain 1st floor band. Recessed sash windows with bays and glazing bars; outer bays of west wing with splayed bay windows. Stone porte cochere of circa 1896 with arched entrances, and battlemented parapet with heraldic lions on corners; doorway with block dressings and bays. 4 storey tower attached to east wing with battlemented parapet with machicolations. Interesting interior with former picture gallery in east wing and billiard room extension at rear; half in west wing with elaborate stone open fireplace with mantlepiece carried by caryatids, balustraded staircase and gallery, sand stained glass window showing various trades and industries.

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