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Rock Castle, Gilling with Hartforth and Sedbury

Description: Rock Castle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 323273

OS Grid Reference: NZ1852006076
OS Grid Coordinates: 418520, 506076
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4498, -1.7159

Location: Hartforth, North Yorkshire DL10 5LJ

Locality: Gilling with Hartforth and Sedbury
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL10 5LJ

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Listing Text

NZ 10 NE AND SEDBURY (west side, off)

6/61 Rock Castle

- II

Farmhouse now divided into 2. c1793. Probably by John Foss of Richmond.
Coursed sandstone, artificial stone slate roof. U-shaped plan, 2 storeys,
1:2:1 bays. Quoins at ends and to central 2 bays which project slightly.
To right of first bay, door of 2 vertical panels below overlight. Sash
windows with glazing bars, projecting sills and deep lintels. Centre bays
under gable with blind lunette window, painted as if with radial glazing
bars, in ashlar surround. Shaped kneelers and ashlar coping to ends and
central gable. Stacks at ends and corniced stack in centre of ridge of
central gable. Added ranges to left and rear right not of special interest.
House to right has entry in right return of extension. Building date given
in manuscript account of Gilling recorded by John Shaw in 1867.

Listing NGR: NZ1852006076

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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