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Cragg Farmhouse, Constable Burton

Description: Cragg Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 322408

OS Grid Reference: SE1691091449
OS Grid Coordinates: 416910, 491449
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3184, -1.7415

Location: Conyers Lane, Constable Burton, North Yorkshire DL8 5LN

Locality: Constable Burton
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL8 5LN

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Listing Text

SE 19 SE (north side)

3/15 Cragg Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. Possibly C14, with later alterations. Sandstone rubble with
ashlar dressings, artificial stone slate roof. 2 storeys with C17 single-
storey outshut raised in C20 to 2 storeys with flat roof; 3 first-floor
windows, the second and third in slightly-projecting bays. Quoins. In
second bay, part-glazed door on ground floor. 2-light casement windows
below deep lintels. On ground floor, part of single-light window surround
to left of first window; small blocked pointed-arched single-light window to
right of second bay, and small blocked ogee-arched single-light window to
right of third bay. On first floor, to right of first window, blocked
window of 2 pointed-arched lights under a single lintel. Ashlar coping to
right. End stacks. Rear: chamfered quoined doorway to right; 2 blocked
single-light chamfered windows on ground floor. Right return: 2 blocked C19
openings. Interior: front wall very thick, especially where bays project.
Inner partitions said to have been of woven laths, clay and cobbles, without
lime mortar; beams said to be adzed with overlapping joists, also 2 adjacent
round archways of different widths in wall between house and outshut on
ground floor to left, and roof of black oak timbers.

Listing NGR: SE1691091449

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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