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Went Farmhouse, Womersley

Description: Went Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 326495

OS Grid Reference: SE5303919077
OS Grid Coordinates: 453039, 419077
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6655, -1.1988

Location: Main Street, Womersley, North Yorkshire DN6 9BQ

Locality: Womersley
Local Authority: Selby District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DN6 9BQ

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Listing Text

SE 51 NW
(north side)

5/20 Went Farmhouse

Wrongly marked on Ordnance Survey Map as Public House Farm. Farmhouse.
Probably late C17 with later additions and alterations. Magnesian limestone
rubble with ashlar dressings and brick porch; pantile roof with stone slates
to eaves, ashlar copings and kneelers. Lobby-entry plan. 2 storeys,
3 bays, with outshuts to rear. Entrance a 6-panel door within C20 porch.
2-light casement windows throughout mainly within double chamfered surrounds
with C17 tooling. Swept roof. Moulded kneelers and copings. Large rubble
ridge stack with 2 diamond set chimneys and brick end stack to left. To
right gable end a mullion window within double chamfered surround and with
chamfered mullion. Interior reputedly has original staircase now boarded
in. North Yorkshire and Cleveland Vernacular Buildings Study Group Report
No 463.

Listing NGR: SE5303919077

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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