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Bank Heads East and Barn, Grinton

Description: Bank Heads East and Barn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 321975

OS Grid Reference: SD9628397265
OS Grid Coordinates: 396283, 497265
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3709, -2.0587

Location: Grinton, North Yorkshire DL11 6NJ

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)
15/37 Bank Heads East and

House, cottage and barn under 1 roof, now house and barn. Dated 1688.
Rubble with crude quoins and chamfered ashlar dressings to openings,
stone slate roof. House has 2 first floor windows. Central quoined
doorway has inscribed on lintel ' RW CP ', weather course over
GW 1688 TW
lintel, boarded door. Fire window at left end. Window on right of door
is small and square, containing a fixed frame with glazing bars. Other
windows have been raised in height: ground floor left has fixed frame
with glazing bars, 16 panes; those on first floor have unequally hung
sashes with glazing bars. Kneeler to right, end stack left. Former
cottage on left has 1 bay of windows in brownish sandstone quoined
surrounds, probably recently contrived, with sash with glazing bars on
ground floor and C20 casement on first floor, plus 4-panel C20 door on
left. Rear elevation of house has projecting through-stones and narrow
turret formerly containing stairs. Right gable end has a single-light
chamfered window on each floor. Interior: contemporary fireplace at
left side, stone stairs at right end. Barn added to left in 2 stages,
first section with ground floor boarded door and first floor shuttered
opening, then cart-shed with double doors. 'NYCVBSG Report', No 194.

Listing NGR: SD9628397265

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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