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Low Whashton Springs Farmhouse, Whashton

Description: Low Whashton Springs Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 322842

OS Grid Reference: NZ1474704964
OS Grid Coordinates: 414747, 504964
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4399, -1.7741

Location: Whashton, North Yorkshire DL11 7JS

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

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Listing Text


9/141 Low Whashton Springs


Farmhouse. Dated 1797. Rubble and ashlar sandstone, concrete interlocking
tile roofs. 2 storeys, 2:2:2 bays. Central range, projecting slightly:
ashlar plinth, sill and lintel bands, cavetto cornice, parapet and coping;
central part-glazed door in ashlar surround with inscription "JH 1797" on
lintel; flanking semicircular 2-storey bays have tripartite sash windows
with glazing bars in ashlar surrounds; brick end stacks. Range to left:
quoins to left; C20 round-arched window to left; 1 bay of blind windows,
with small ground-floor window to right. Range to right: quoins to right;
to left ground-floor French window with sash window with glazing bars above;
1 bay of blind windows to right; ashlar coping to right; central brick
stack. Rear: added range behind central and right-hand (eastern) ranges,
formerly containing dairies and other offices, now incorporated into house.
Right return, front range: dressed stone surround to wide opening, with
blocked round-arched window above. Interior: rear passage runs along the
full length of the front range, and has arched openings in cross walls, one
with Gothick tracery for a fanlight; doors of 6 fielded panels.

Listing NGR: NZ1474704964

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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