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1, East Witton, East Witton

Description: 1, East Witton

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 321632

OS Grid Reference: SE1451285990
OS Grid Coordinates: 414512, 485990
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2694, -1.7787

Location: A6108, East Witton, North Yorkshire DL8 4SH

Locality: East Witton
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL8 4SH

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Listing Text

(south side)

10/10 No 1
15.2.67 (formerly listed under Village


House. C17 (or earlier) with early C19 alterations and additions.
Roughcast, stone slate and pantile roofs. 2 storeys. In 3 sections, the
oldest part in the centre, flanked by later, taller, extensions. Central
section: 2 first-floor windows. Ground floor: central 6-panel C20 door;
three 6-pane sash windows, 1 on extreme left probably originally a fire
window, 1 on right of door has head of 2-light mullioned window. First
floor: at low level, 6-pane sashes in stone surronds of 2-light chamfered
mullioned windows. Stone slate roof. Left section: 1 bay. Ground floor:
16-pane sash with ashlar sill and lintel. Fist floor: 4-pane sash with
ashlar sill. Shaped kneelers, ashla r copings, steeper-sloping pantile
roof, end stacks. Right section: projecting canted bay window with sash
windows with glazing bars. Copings. Steeper-sloping pantile roof, left end
stack. Interior: C17 fireplace with bolection surround in room to left of
door. The only building which conspicuously pre-dates the relocation after
a fire of the old village at Low Thorpe to the present planned layout by the
Earl of Ailesbury in the early C19.

Listing NGR: SE1451285990

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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