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Smothits, West Witton

Description: Smothits

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 321865

OS Grid Reference: SE0606888401
OS Grid Coordinates: 406068, 488401
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2912, -1.9083

Location: Main Street, West Witton, North Yorkshire DL8 4LP

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

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Listing Text

(south side)

13/117 Smothits


House. Late C18. Roughcast, stone slate roof. 2 storeys, 3:1 bays.
House, to left: central part-glazed door below overlight in ashlar surround
with splayed bases. C20 casement windows in architraves, smaller on first
floor. To right, board garage doors, with C20 casement window above.
Shaped kneelers and ashlar copings overall, stacks at ends and to right of
house. Name comes from local pronunciation of Smorthwaite, which family
were benefactors to the village. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SE0606888401

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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