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Farm Buildings Adjoining Stable Courtyard, Preston-under-Scar

Description: Farm Buildings Adjoining Stable Courtyard

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 321803

OS Grid Reference: SE0742489813
OS Grid Coordinates: 407424, 489813
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3039, -1.8874

Location: Bay Bolton Avenue, Wensley, North Yorkshire DL8 4UF

Locality: Preston-under-Scar
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL8 4UF

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Listing Text


9/56 Farm Buildings adjoining
Stable Courtyard


Barn, cart-sheds, stables and ancillary buildings. Early-mid C19. Rubble,
stone slate roofs. Single- and 2-storey ranges, forming 2 courtyards. Barn
facing west: 2 storeys. 3 board doors below 4-pane overlights. To right,
large barn doors in C20 opening. To left, small window. First floor: 3
window openings. At right angles, behind left end, and abutting at its
other end the north-west corner of the stable courtyard (q.v.) a 2-storey block
facing south: 5 cart-shed openings partially infilled and with board doors.
At each end a fixed-light window. Above, 7 part-shuttered windows.
Interior: in each bay a pair of stalls for farm horses. At back an added
range facing north, forming 3-bay cart-shed with hay-loft above with three
12-pane unequally-hung sash windows, and another, lean-to, outbuilding.
Across courtyard, single-storey range facing south: 8-bay cart-shed. 7 open
bays of segmental arches, the 8th bay divided off, to form forge, with board
doors in opening, tripartite side-sliding sash window under deep lintel, and
chimney. At right end, closing east end of yard, single-storey return range
facing west, forming pig slaughter-house, tack-room and workshop. 3 board
doors below cambered arches, flanked by 2 window openings. At left end,
partially closing west end of yard, single-storey return range facing east
forming joiner's shop, with 2 segmental-arched cart openings blocked with
side-sliding sash window and board stable door. Hipped roof to left.
Single-storey game larder approximately 5 metres to west, with board door in
south gable end, with louvred ventilator above. 2 single-storey rest rooms
approximately 10 metres to west of barn, each of 1 bay, gable-entry with
board doors. Lateral ashlar stacks.

Listing NGR: SE0742489813

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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