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Old Smithy, Whashton

Description: Old Smithy

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 322841

OS Grid Reference: NZ1488806197
OS Grid Coordinates: 414888, 506197
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4510, -1.7719

Location: Rachel Lane, Whashton, North Yorkshire DL11 7JN

Locality: Whashton
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL11 7JN

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Listing Text


18/140 Old Smithy

- II

Disused smithy, now agricultural store. Probably late C18 and early-mid
C19. Rubble, pantile and corrugated sheet roofs. Single storey. T-shaped
plan, with older building to right, onto which later building has been added
at right angles. Older smithy: leaved board doors to left, board stable
door to right. Right-hand half of roof of corrugated sheets. Later smithy:
external chimney stack to gable, later truncated; left return: quoins, from
left, 2 window openings, leaved board doors below deep timber lintel of
reused beams; chimney to left. Interior: older smithy has scar of smoke-
hood on left, with corbelled stone stack at ridge level; later range has
deep hearth with curved oak lintel to left gable, with C20 bellows; 2 king-
post roof trusses.

Listing NGR: NZ1488806197

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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