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Low Farmhouse, Snainton

Description: Low Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 327433

OS Grid Reference: SE9153582177
OS Grid Coordinates: 491535, 482177
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2271, -0.5974

Location: 2 West Lane, Snainton YO13 9AR

Locality: Snainton
Local Authority: Scarborough Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO13 9AR

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Listing Text

(north side)

12/113 Low Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. Early C18; extended and altered later; raised and modernised in
C20. Cruck framed, encased in coursed limestone rubble, with pantile roof
and brick stacks. Originally 3-cell cross-passage plan later extended into
outbuilding to left. 2-storey, 5-bay front, with single-storey outbuilding
to left. Board door to centre and C20 stable door to outbuilding. C20
small-pane casements with renewed lintels and stone sills throughout.
Centre left and right stacks. Interior. Ground floor: in room to left of
the cross passage the fireplace with heck and bressummer survives. In the
end room to the right is a stone fireplace with a 2-centre arched lintel and
a moulded cornice shelf above. A plank and muntin partition forms a passage
to the rear of the 2 centre rooms. First floor: substantial portions of 2
pairs of raised crucks with collars are visible below the ceilings of the 2
rooms to the right. North Yorkshire and Cleveland Vernacular Buildings
Study Group Report No H882.

Listing NGR: SE9153582177

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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