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Fir Tree, Goathland

Description: Fir Tree

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 October 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 327563

OS Grid Reference: NZ8208402275
OS Grid Coordinates: 482084, 502275
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4093, -0.7368

Location: Beck Hole Road, Goathland, North Yorkshire YO22 5LE

Locality: Goathland
Local Authority: Scarborough Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO22 5LE

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Listing Text

19/88 Fir Tree
Incorrectly shown on OS map as The Firs. Farmhouse, now private house.
Dated 1728, with C19 and C20 alteration. For John and Elizabeth
Cockerill. Squared sandstone with timbered porch; part pantile, part
slate roofs with stone dressings. 2-storey, 3-window high end at left of
2-storey, 2-window low end. 4-panel door beneath gabled porch at left of
low end, in quoined doorway with chamfered lintel inscribed:
17 I E 28
Inserted 3-light windows in low end, and one at far left of high end.
Remaining high end windows original, of 4 lights on ground floor and 3
lights on first floor. Windows are mullioned with large-pane glazing.
Coped gables, shaped kneelers and end corniced stacks to high end; right
end stack to low end. Interior. Bressummer, corbelled stone fireplace
and spice cupboard niche survive in ground floor room left of entrance.
Hartley and Ingilby, Life in the Moorlands of North-East Yorkshire, p1.4.:
A.Hollings, Goathland, The Story of a Moorland Village.

Listing NGR: NZ8207802280

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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