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Spensley House, Melbecks

Description: Spensley House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 322030

OS Grid Reference: SD9496498187
OS Grid Coordinates: 394964, 498187
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3792, -2.0790

Location: B6270, Melbecks, North Yorkshire DL11 6LA

Locality: Melbecks
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL11 6LA

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Listing Text

SD 99 NW
14/91 Spensley House
House. c1820. Well-coursed watershot sandstone with ashlar dressings,
stone slate roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Projecting quoins, ashlar
surrounds to openings. Central door with 6 glazed panels below oblong
4-pane fanlight. Sash windows, with sill band on ground floor. Stone
gutter of classical cornice section, projects just right of centre in
semi-circular head around rainwater pipe. Rear elevation has round-
headed landing window with glazing bars and Gothick tracery. Name
'SPENSLEY HOUSE' carved in good lettering on quoin on right return.
Interior: 6-panel doors, 3-panel window shutters, simple cornices,
staircase with square-section balusters and turned newels.

Listing NGR: SD9496498187

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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