Description: The Moorcock Inn and Attached Outbuildings
Date Listed: 14 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 327356
OS Grid Reference: SE9387991269
OS Grid Coordinates: 493879, 491269
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3084, -0.5586
SE 99 SW DARNCOMBE-CUM-LANGDALE LANGDALE END
3/37 The Moorcock Inn and
Farmhouse with attached stables and cart-sheds; now inn and outbuildings.
Late C18 with C19 and C20 alteration and extension. Squared sandstone, now
whitewashed; pantile roof with rebuilt brick stacks. Central-entry plan,
with outshut; extended later to right, and into outbuildings to left. 2 low
storeys, 2-window front, with single-storey extension to right; single-
storey range to left, the first bay now incorporated into house. Door of
raised and fielded panelling to right of replacement top-opening light.
Remaining - windows are 2-light horizontal sliding sashes. Ground-floor
lintels are tooled, those to first floor timber. Plank door to extension to
right, with 4-pane sash to right, both with timber lintels. Stepped eaves
course. End left and centre right stacks. First bay of range to left has a
plank door with timber lintel to right of 2-light, large-pane horizontal
sliding sash, and stack to left. Interior: exposed beams with beaded
moulding to ground floor. Door to right of entrance of 4 raised and fielded
panels. Other doors are plank with H and L hinges. In the second room to
the left is a fine C19 range by Candler of Scarborough, with crane and
reckon, still in use. The ladder stair to loft above survives.
Listing NGR: SE9387991269
Source: English Heritage
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