Description: Cartshed with Linked Pigsty/Henhouse to North of Beckside Farmhouse
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
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NZ 70 NW DANBY GREAT FRYUP DALE
7/57 Cartshed with
henhouse to north
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
Source: English Heritage
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