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Usha Top, Grinton

Description: Usha Top

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 321981

OS Grid Reference: SD9927997882
OS Grid Coordinates: 399279, 497882
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3764, -2.0126

Location: High Lane, Grinton, North Yorkshire DL11 6NS

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

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Listing Text

SD 99 NE
(north side off)
15/43 Usha Top
House. Dated 1662. Coursed watershot sandstone with ashlar dressings,
stone slate roof. 2-cell axial stack plan of 2 storeys, added rear
outshut. Crude quoins. Boarded door to left has chamfered quoined
surround, deep lintel with triangular soffit has panel with date. A
secondary doorway with boarded door inserted on right. 2 ground floor
windows: left window has unequally-hung sash with glazing bars in stone
surround, the lintel being an upturned 3-light mullioned-window lintel;
to right 3-light, now 2-light, chamfered mullioned window with weather
course above. Both first floor windows have unequally-hung sashes with
glazing bars, the sill of the left window being a re-used drip mould.
Raised coping on left. 3 stacks, at ends and a larger one between the
2 rooms. Harrison B. and Hutton B., Vernacular Houses in North
Yorkshire and Cleveland, 1984, p 88. 'NYCVBSG Report', No 688.

Listing NGR: SD9927997882

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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