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Cow Byre Approximately 10 Metres South-East of West Calverts House, Muker

Description: Cow Byre Approximately 10 Metres South-East of West Calverts House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 September 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 322220

OS Grid Reference: SD9249697992
OS Grid Coordinates: 392496, 497992
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3774, -2.1170

Location: Muker, North Yorkshire DL11 6JQ

Locality: Muker
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL11 6JQ

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Listing Text


14/135 Cow Byre approximately 10
metres south-east of West
Calverts House


Cow byre with hayloft above. Dated 1695. Coursed rubble, stone slate
roof. 2 storeys, 2 first-floor windows. Central board door. Single-light
chamfered windows. Shaped kneelers, ashlar copings. Single-storey lean-to
projection to left. Pent-roofed single-storey lean-to projection to right,
formerly pig-sty. Rear elevation: board door in ashlar quoined, chamfered
surround with "1695" on lintel. External steps to hayloft. Interior: line
of original roof of much steeper pitch, probably for thatch. 2 moulded
arch-braced collar-beam roof trusses, with short crown-posts, ridge plate
and butt purlins, 1 curved-principal rafter truss with collar and trenched
purlins. The original purpose of this building seems to have been neither
domestic nor agricultural.

Listing NGR: SD9249697992

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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