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Providence Heath Farmhouse and Attached Cowsheds, Cloughton

Description: Providence Heath Farmhouse and Attached Cowsheds

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 November 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 326883

OS Grid Reference: SE9791197868
OS Grid Coordinates: 497911, 497868
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3669, -0.4945

Locality: Cloughton
Local Authority: Scarborough Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO13 0DX

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Listing Text

(north-east side, off)
Providence Health Farmhouse
and attached cowsheds

- II

Farmhouse and attached cowsheds. Mid C18 with C19 alterations. Cowsheds
probably C16. Hammer-dressed sandstone. Pantile roof. Brick stacks.
Originally 2-cell, direct-entry plan, with opposed doors. Later outshut
added. One-and-a-half-storey, 2-window front, with single-storey, 3-bay
cowshed to left. Plank door to left of centre. 2-light horizontal sliding
sashes to left and right. Fire window at end right. hammer-dressed lintels
to all ground floor openings. Stone sills to all windows. Coped gable walls
with plain kneelers. End stacks to house. interior: C19 timber partition in
room to left forms later lobby-entry plan. Plank doors and exposed grooved
beams to ground floor rooms. Fireplace to room on right demolished but stone
lintel surives. The cowsheds appear to be of earlier construction, as are the
lower stone courses to the house. The internal walls to the cowshed, dividing
it into 3, are of cob. There is a dovecote to the end wall. The property was
unoccupied at the time of re-survey.

Listing NGR: SE9791197868

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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