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Orchard House, Melsonby

Description: Orchard House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 February 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 323375

OS Grid Reference: NZ2005808404
OS Grid Coordinates: 420058, 508404
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4706, -1.6920

Location: Church Row, Melsonby, North Yorkshire DL10 5LX

Locality: Melsonby
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL10 5LX

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Listing Text

NZ 2008-2108 (south side)

13/160 No 6 (Orchard House)

Farmhouse, now house. Early-mid C18. Coursed and rubble sandstone, clay
pantile and stone slate roofs. 2 storeys and loft, 3:2 bays. Main house,
to left: coursed stone. Plinth. Quoins. Central 6-panel door in ashlar
surround. 4-pane sash windows in ashlar surrounds, slightly smaller on
first floor. Clay pantile roof with stone slates at eaves. Shaped
Kneelers, ashlar coping. Rebuilt end stacks. To right, lower service
range: rubble. quoins to right. Ground floor, from left: blocked chamfered
ashlar doorway; 16-pane sash window in ashlar surround. First floor: 4-pane
sash window in ashlar surround. Stone slate roof. Ashlar coping to right.
C19 ashlar stack at right end. Rear: ashlar surrounds to windows; on ground
floor, 2 small windows in centre flanked by 16-pane sashes; central
staircase window with keystone; on first floor to left, 16-pane sash window
with extended lintel to surround. Left return: 16-pane sash window in
gable. Right return: two 16 pane sash windows in ashlar surrounds.

Listing NGR: NZ2005808404

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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