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Summer Tree House and Attached Outbuilding, Bainbridge

Description: Summer Tree House and Attached Outbuilding

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 March 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 323076

OS Grid Reference: SD9550790015
OS Grid Coordinates: 395507, 490015
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3057, -2.0705

Location: A684, Bainbridge, North Yorkshire DL8 3EW

Locality: Bainbridge
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL8 3EW

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Listing Text

SD 99 SE
(north side)
9/54 Summer Tree House and
attached outbuilding
House and attached outbuilding. House dated 1729. For Michael Smith.
House: coursed rubble; outbuilding: rubble; stone slate roofs. 2 storeys.
House: 3 first-floor windows, rear out-shut. Quoins. Central 4-panel door
in ashlar quoined surround with ogee moulding on the chamfer, lintel with
triangular soffit and decorative motifs on spandrels, and inscription
"M:S.1729" with decorative motifs. Above lintel, square plaque with scar
where something has been removed. 3-light chamfered windows with
architraves and flat-faced mullions, except over door where there is a
single-light window. Corniced end stacks. Outbuilding to right: board
doors on ground and first floors, with stone steps up to first floor. Left
return of house: 2 single-light windows in architraves: that on ground floor
with stone panel crudely inscribed "MICHAEL SMITH MECHANICK BUT HE THAT
BUILT ALL THINGS IS GOD Heb.3"; that on first floor with keystone.

Listing NGR: SD9550790015

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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