Description: Manor House
Date Listed: 7 December 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 321961
OS Grid Reference: SE0473098166
OS Grid Coordinates: 404730, 498166
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3790, -1.9287
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Manor House. Dated 1670. Rubble with quoins, stone slate roof. 2-cell
axial stack plan of 2 storeys, with gabled porch at front, and half
outshut and 2 modern extensions at rear. The roof of the left-hand half
has been raised. On the ground floor, 2 restored 3-light chamfered
mullioned windows with original hood moulds. The porch, on right, has a
quoined doorway facing left with a chamfered stone surround, 4-centred
soffit and central nib on chamfer, plus an old boarded door. On the
front wall of the porch a 2-light mullioned window, and above it a
plaque inscribed 'HELP, LORD, FOR VAINE IS THE HELPE OF MAN. RO[GER]
HILARY 1670'. Across the front wall of the porch is a string course
with cavetto section. The first floor windows have been altered. Roger
Hillary was Lord of the Manor of East Grinton. 'North Yorkshire and Cleveland
Vernacular Buildings Study Group Report'. No 18.
Listing NGR: SE0473598166
Source: English Heritage
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