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Home Farmhouse, Downholme

Description: Home Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 321906

OS Grid Reference: SE1135197887
OS Grid Coordinates: 411351, 497887
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3764, -1.8267

Location: A6108, Downholme, North Yorkshire DL11 6AE

Locality: Downholme
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL11 6AE

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Listing Text

SE 19 NW
4/21 Home Farmhouse
Farmhouse. C17, with later alterations. Rubble with ashlar dressings,
artificial slate roof. 2 storeys, 4 first-floor windows. Quoins. Central
gabled porch with C20 door, in front of board door in chamfered ashlar
surround with triangular soffit to lintel. Ground floor windows: C20
casement below hoodmould; 2-light chamfered mullion window with vertical
iron bars and leaded lights below dripmould; casement below hoodmould;
4- pane sash below dripmould. First floor: C20 casement windows. Kneelers
carved with female heads. Ashlar copings. Ashlar stacks at ends and
between bays 2 and 3. Rear: later single-storey projecting wing with
blocked fire window surrounds, some with trefoil heads, and inside it,
chamfered ashlar doorway with triangular soffit to lintel; kneelers carved
with female heads. Left return: in gable, blocked opening with decorative
surround. At top and bottom, diaper moulding, with coats of arms, and small
heads at bottom corners; at sides, large bead and reel moulding. On either
side at top, corbels with female and male heads. Decorative details may
have been brought from Downholme Hall, a medieval building now in ruins

Listing NGR: SE1135197887

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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