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Elm Tree Cottage and Elm Tree House and Railings, Carlton Town

Description: Elm Tree Cottage and Elm Tree House and Railings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 322563

OS Grid Reference: SE0622984572
OS Grid Coordinates: 406229, 484572
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2568, -1.9059

Location: Carlton, North Yorkshire DL8 4AY

Locality: Carlton Town
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL8 4AY

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Listing Text

SE 0684-0784
(north side)
16/81 Elm Tree Cottage and Elm
Tree House and railings
(formerly listed
13.2.67 separately as Elm Tree
Farmhouse and Elm Tree
Cottage respectively)

Farmhouse, house and railings. Farmhouse dated 1751, probably with earlier
origins, and with early C19 alterations; C19 railings. Coursed rubble,
stone slate roofs, cast-iron railings. House: 2 storeys, 2:1:1:1 first-
floor windows. Quoins. Farmhouse: first 4 bays. In third bay, 2-storey
gabled, quoined porch: part-glazed 4-panel door in architrave; above it a
round-headed fielded panel, wreathed and with "T G 1751"; first-floor 2-pane
window in double-chamfered surround; shaped kneelers, ashlar coping and apex
ball finial to gable. First, second and fourth bays: flat-faced mullion
windows in ashlar architraves on ground floor; double-chamfered mullion
windows on first floor; of 2, 3 and 3 lights respectively. Between fourth
and fifth-bays, part-glazed door in ashlar doorcase with jambs treated as
pilasters with bases and Tuscan abaci as capitals and lintel with rounded
inner corners. Fifth bay: C20 casement windows in flush ashlar surrounds.
Shaped kneelers, ashlar coping. Corniced stacks at ends and between third
and fourth, and fourth and fifth bays. Railings at right angles to house
from porch to front gate; plain bars with decorative finials, supported on
ashlar base.

Listing NGR: SE0622984572

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Source: English Heritage

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