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Raydale House and Forest View, Bainbridge

Description: Raydale House and Forest View

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 March 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 323096

OS Grid Reference: SD9013084388
OS Grid Coordinates: 390130, 484388
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2551, -2.1530

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

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Listing Text

SD 98 SW
18/74 Raydale House and Forest
View (formerly listed as
25.3.69 Raydale House and adjoining

- II
Farmhouse and cottage (Forest View) under 1 roof. Mid C19 farmhouse, late C17
cottage, with later alterations. House: rendered rubble with dressed-rubble details,
stone slate roof. Cottage: rubble, stone slate roof. House: 2 storeys,
with rear outshut, 4 first-floor windows. Cottage: 2 storeys, 4 first-floor
windows. House: dressed-rubble quoined surrounds to openings. In bay 2:
part-glazed door below overlight; in bay 4: glazed door. Ground-floor
windows: paired sashes divided by flat-faced mullions. First-floor windows:
4-pane sashes. Stone gutter brackets. Stacks at ends and between bays 3
and 4. To left, rear elevation of Forest View: C20 window openings, 1 on
ground floor. Stone gutter brackets. Rear elevation of house: 2-light
chamfered mullion window on first floor of outshut, single-light window in
chamfered surround on left return of outshut. To right, front elevation of
Forest View: 3 first-floor windows. Ground floor: board door flanked by
attached, tall, narrow windows all under concrete lintel with hoodmould. To
right: small window and 2-light double-chamfered mullion window with
hoodmould. First floor: 1-, 2- and 1-light casement windows. In 1617,
Raydale House was the scene of the Raydale Riot, when Sir Thomas Metcalfe of
Nappa Hall (qv) besieged the house with 60 armed men in a dispute with his
tenant, William Robinson of Worton. VCH i, p 202.

Listing NGR: SD9013084388

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Source: English Heritage

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