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Bank Heads West and Byre, Grinton

Description: Bank Heads West and Byre

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 321974

OS Grid Reference: SD9624297278
OS Grid Coordinates: 396242, 497278
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3710, -2.0593

Locality: Grinton
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL11 6NJ

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Listing Text

SD 99 NE
(north side)
15/36 Bank Heads West and
House and byre, now accommodation, under 1 roof. Dated 1750. Coursed watershot
sandstone rubble on projecting plinth, with crude quoins, stone slate roof.
2 storeys with rear outshut. House: 2 bays. Openings have tooled ashlar
surrounds, window reveals showing scars of metal bars. Central doorway has
been raised in height, surround is slightly chamfered, and has panel on lintel
inscribed 'IC 1750', with C20 4-panelled door. Ground floor windows are square,
sashes with glazing bars, 16 panes. First floor windows have been raised in
height with taller versions of same. Shaped kneeler to right, ashlar copings,
end stacks. Rear elevation has projecting through-stones and 3 irregularly-
spaced windows with 6-pane fixed frame with glazing bars, in plain stone
surrounds. Byre to left has 3 doorways on ground floor, pitching door on first

Listing NGR: SD9624297278

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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