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Diamond Napier House, Newsham

Description: Diamond Napier House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 February 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 322805

OS Grid Reference: NZ1083510080
OS Grid Coordinates: 410835, 510080
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4860, -1.8343

Location: High Lane, Newsham, North Yorkshire DL11 7RA

Locality: Newsham
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL11 7RA

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Listing Text

(north side)

2/104 Diamond Napier House
(formerly listed as
Napier Cottage (dated
4.2.69 1756))


House. Dated 1756. Ashlar sandstone, stone slate roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays.
Plinth. Chamfered rusticated quoins. Sill bands to ground and first
floors. Central single-storey chamfered rusticated porch formed of side
walls and flat slab roof with ovolo edge forming cornice. Inside porch, in
each side wall, a shell niche; plain inner door surround. Above porch,
stone with recessed plaque inscribed: " IW "
Above again, blocked opening in eared architrave, with firemark. Small
window openings in flush quoined surrounds with keystone moulded on
monolithic lintel. Cyma reversa cornice. Shaped kneelers, ashlar coping.
Corniced end stacks. North Yorkshire and Cleveland Vernacular Buildings
Study Group Report No 719.

Listing NGR: NZ1083510080

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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