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Halfe Hill House, Skeeby

Description: Halfe Hill House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 322189

OS Grid Reference: NZ1988402542
OS Grid Coordinates: 419884, 502542
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4179, -1.6951

Locality: Skeeby
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL10 5DR

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Listing Text

NZ 10 SE (north side)

4/123 No 19 (Halfe Hill House)


Farmhouse, now house. Late C17 with late C18 refenestration. Rubble, stone
slate and pantile roof. 2 storeys, 4 first-floor windows. Windows have
cemented lintels, ashlar sills and renewed sash frames. Below third first-
floor window, board door with wrought-iron strap hinges in ashlar
architrave. To its right, 4-pane light vent. On first floor, above, a sash
window with glazing bars. In first and second bays, 20-pane sash windows.
In bay 4, sash windows with glazing bars. Between first and second bays,
moulded rainwater hopper and lead pipe. Stone slates to lower courses of
roof, pantiles above. Raised verges. Brick stacks between first and second
bays and at end right. Interior: in ground-floor room to left of door, 2
very large first-floor beams, roughly chamfered but not stopped, 1 probably
formed ingle as there is a salt box and a blocked fire window. In first-
floor room to extreme left, fragment of older, lower roof-truss, perhaps a
concave wind brace and sprocket, or a fragment of a cruck blade.

Listing NGR: NZ1988402542

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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