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Ivy House, Hetton

Description: Ivy House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 July 1991
English Heritage Building ID: 324004

OS Grid Reference: SD9603158719
OS Grid Coordinates: 396031, 458719
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0245, -2.0621

Location: Back Lane, Hetton, North Yorkshire BD23 6LT

Locality: Hetton
Local Authority: Craven District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: BD23 6LT

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Listing Text

SD 95 NE
4/8 Ivy House


House. c1600, enlarged 1672 and again early C19 with C20
restoration. Coursed rubble with ashlar dressings and stone slate
roofs. A single gable and 2 ridge stacks with ashlar coped gables
and kneelers. 2 storey. 4 bay east front has off centre doorway
with moulded 4-centred arch with above inscription "1672 BO:RB"
and a studded door. To the left a small fixed light and a 3 step
external stair, beyond a renewed 3 light mullion window then a
C20 lean-to addition with 2 similar C20 windows. To the right a
C17 3 light mullion window. Above the door a 2 light mullion
window and eitherside renewed mullion windows and beyond to left
a truncated similar window. Rear front Central recessed section
has doorway with segment headed, chamfered ashlar door surround
and a plank door, to the right a pair of plain sashes with a
similar pair above and a small casement to the left, all with
renewed ashlar surrounds. To the right a projecting wing with a
2 light and above a single and 2 light renewed mullion windows.
Beyond a set back single bay range with a pair of mullion windows
to each floor. To the left a projecting kitchen wing with a
single C17 3 light chamfered mullion window to each floor, beyond
a single storey dairy with a smaller C17-3 light mullion window
with one light now blocked. Interior Contains a single large
fireplace with an ashlar segmental arch with joggled voussoirs,
plus 2 circular bake ovens. Some chamfered beams and a wooden
winder stair to the left of the large stack.

Listing NGR: SD9603158719

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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