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The Hermitage, House, Attached Outbuilding and Railings, Carlton Town

Description: The Hermitage, House, Attached Outbuilding and Railings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 322567

OS Grid Reference: SE0639584648
OS Grid Coordinates: 406395, 484648
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2575, -1.9033

Location: Littleside, 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)
16/85 The Hermitage
(formerly listed as
Vicarage , house,
13.2.67 attached outbuilding and

Vicarage, now house, attached outbuildings and railings. Early-mid C18
house of 2 builds and outbuildings, early C19 railings. Rubble, stone slate
roofs, wrought-iron railings. House: 2 storeys, 3:5:2:1 bays. Original
house, central 5 bays: central 6-panel door in quoined ashlar surround with
moulded arris, keyed lintel and cornice. Sash windows with glazing bars,
projecting sills, stone lintels to first floor. Slightly later addition to
house, 2 bays to right, slightly recessed: sash windows with glazing bars in
ashlar surrounds. Shaped kneelers and moulded ashlar coping to house
overall, corniced ashlar stacks at ends and at juction of 2 sections.
Outbuilding to left: on ground floor, board leaved garage doors flanked by
single-light double-chamfered windows; on first floor, 2-light double-
chamfered mullion windows. Shaped kneeler and moulded ashlar coping to
left. To right, outbuilding now partially incorporated into house: on
ground floor, paired doorways with chamfered ashlar surrounds with impost
blocks, that to left with part-glazed door, that to right with board door;
on first floor, 16-pane sash window in ashlar surround and 2 blocked vents;
shaped kneeler and ashlar coping to right. In front of house, low ashlar
wall terminating in square ashlar piers with conical caps; railings with
fleur-de-lys finials and matching central gate with cast-iron baluster

Listing NGR: SE0639584648

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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