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Scotton House, Scotton

Description: Scotton House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 February 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 322390

OS Grid Reference: SE1891695880
OS Grid Coordinates: 418916, 495880
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3581, -1.7104

Location: Kemmel Close, Scotton, North Yorkshire DL9 3PH

Locality: Scotton
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL9 3PH

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Listing Text



Scotton House
- II

Manor house. Early - mid C17, with later alterations. Rubble, pantile roof
with course of stone slates at eaves. T-shaped plan, with rear wing: 3
cells, all heated, with lobby entry; 2 storeys, 5 first-floor windows to
south elevation. Boulder plinth. Quoins. Between first and second cells,
board door in quoined, chamfered surround having triangular head with sunk
spandrels. Chamfered mullion windows: 4-light with hood-mould under
relieving arches on ground floor; 3-light on first floor; with small fire-
windows in first bay on ground floor and in second and third bays on first
floor. Kneelers shaped as quarter-rounds. Ashlar coping. Corniced ashlar
stack between first and second cells, double-flued stack at end right.
Rear: wing has single-light chamfered windows on ground floor and in gable;
left return of rear wing has two 2-light chamfered mullion windows on first
floor. Left return of main house: single-light chamfered window in gable.
Right return of main house: one single-light chamfered window on ground
floor; 2 on first floor; one in gable. Interior: on ground floor at right
end, fireplace with quoined, chamfered surround with triangular soffit to

Listing NGR: SE1891695880

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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