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Manor House, Preston-under-Scar

Description: Manor House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 321809

OS Grid Reference: SE0706791026
OS Grid Coordinates: 407067, 491026
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3148, -1.8929

Location: Light Lane, Preston Under Scar, North Yorkshire DL8 4AQ

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

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Listing Text

(east side)

6/61 Manor House

- II

House. Perhaps C16, much altered. Rubble, stone slate roof. 2 storeys,
T-shaped plan, with C20 outshut to rear, and 1:1 first-floor windows.
Boulder plinth, quoins to right. In south front of main range, glazed door
below monolithic lintel to left. On ground floor, 2-light mullion and
transom window with renewed trefoiled heads, quoined jambs and hoodmould.
Above it, a 2-light mullion window with semicircular trefoiled heads,
quoined jambs and hoodmould. Kneeler, ashlar coping, C20 stack to right.
To left, projecting cross-wing with, on ground floor, 2-light mullion window
formerly with trefoiled heads, under hollow-moulded hood, and on first floor
a 2-light casement window in moulded stone surround. Kneelers, ashlar
coping. Projecting from left return of cross-wing, large chimney-breast,
incorporating mask corbel. Interior: within chimney-breast, chamfered
fireplace with segmental arch.

Listing NGR: SE0706791026

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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