Description: Manor House
Date Listed: 13 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 321890
OS Grid Reference: SE1136892532
OS Grid Coordinates: 411368, 492532
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3282, -1.8267
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BELLERBY LEYBURN ROAD
SE 19 SW
7/5 Manor House
Farmhouse. Late C16 or early C17, with early C19 alterations. Rendered
rubble, stone slate roof. 2 storeys with added rear outshut, 4 first-floor
windows. In bay 2, C19 porch with trefoil-panelled gable over chamfered
pointed-arched opening, in front of part-glazed door in ashlar quoined
surround with moulded chamfer. To its right, a 4-light double-chamfered
mullion-and-transom window. Other windows paired sashes with glazing bars
in ashlar surrounds. Cyma recta cornice. Shaped kneelers, ashlar copings.
Corniced stacks at ends and between bays 3 and 4. Rear: round-arched
landing window in outshut, with ashlar surround with imposts. Left return:
2-storey canted bay window with double-chamfered mullion windows to sides
and 3-light mullion-and-transom window in centre, cyma recta string course
and cornice, and in the gable a blocked single-light window. External
stack, corniced at top. Right return: quoins. Damaged string course; 2
blocked first-floor single-light windows, that to left chamfered, that to
right double-chamfered. Interior: at north end, a vast chamfered 4-centred
arch kitchen fireplace with flanking bread ovens, that to left with rebated
opening. C19 cornices around beamed ceilings. Probably the house described
in the inventory of Thomas Metcalfe, d. 1575. VCH i, p. 258.
Listing NGR: SE1136892532
Source: English Heritage
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