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Cartshed with Linked Pigsty/Henhouse to North of Beckside Farmhouse, Danby

Description: Cartshed with Linked Pigsty/Henhouse to North of Beckside Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 327975

OS Grid Reference: NZ7383106006
OS Grid Coordinates: 473831, 506006
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4441, -0.8630

Location: Danby, North Yorkshire YO21 2AP

Locality: Danby
Local Authority: Scarborough Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO21 2AP

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Listing Text

West side

7/57 Cartshed with
linked pigsty/
henhouse to north
of Beckside

Cartshed and linked pigsty with henhouse over. C18 cartshed and
early C19 sty. Squared sandstone, roughly coursed on the cartshed,
more even on the sty. Pantiled roofs with stone dressings. 1 storey.
Cartshed has off-centre large deeply-segmental entrance with boarded
double doors, the tympanum now screened with corrugated iron.
Blocked opening above. Copings of steeply-pitched roof (formerly
thatched) rest on block kneelers.

The pigsty, to south, has 3 boarded doors and 3 feeding chutes.
Between the two buildings steps rise to a gable-end door giving
access to the henhouse. Fairly low-pitched roof with stone ridge
and copings on shaped kneelers.

R.C.H.M. op.cit. pp. 177, 184. Figs. 321,333b.

Listing NGR: NZ7383106006

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Source: English Heritage

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