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© Mr John Turner

IoE Number: 438017
Location: THE FORMER ENGINE SHED, ESK TERRACE (east off)
  WHITBY, SCARBOROUGH, NORTH YORKSHIRE
Photographer: Mr John Turner
Date Photographed: 09 March 2001
Date listed: 18 November 1991
Date of last amendment: 18 November 1991
Grade II

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WHITBYNZ 8810-NZ 8910off ESK TERRACE(east side) )8/10000The Former Engine Shed3/10000

WHITBY NZ 8810-NZ 8910 off ESK TERRACE (east side) ) 8/10000 The Former Engine Shed 3/10000 II Former engine shed, now boat building shed. Built 1847 extended 1868 for the Whitby and Pickering Railway Company. Ashlar with ashlar dressings. Slate roofs with overhanging eaves, continuous raised ventilator and single gable stack. Ashlar plinth and quoins. South front has 2 large round headed engine openings, with flush ashlar surrounds. That to the left with double plank doors, and that to the right now filled with brieze blocks. To the left a small, low office wing with a single door and window, both with segment heads, and a shallow pitched hipped roof with over hanging eaves. East front, 8 window original range, with 10 x 12 pane glazing bar segment headed windows. Beyond to right 7 window extension, with 12 x 18 pane taller glazing bar segment headed windows. Originally the extension was 8 windows long, but the final bay was demolished after bomb damage. Rebuilt brick north front has 2 circular ventilation openings. Interior: scissor truss roof to original section, and queen post truss roof to later extension.

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