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Title: Grimston Garth
Item Name: Country House


A Gothic house with a most distinctive ground plan. A central hexagon is set within a triangle, with a round tower at each corner. To the north are two service wings, possibly added. c. 1812, each ending with a circular tower. Architects & Craftsmen: Designed by John Carr. Gatehouse to the park of c. 1812 possibly by John Earle of Hull. In 1782 Thomas White provided a plan for landscaping the grounds.

Year: 1781-6
Materials: digital image
ID_Number: CH 40