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Low House, Westerdale

Description: Low House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 328048

OS Grid Reference: NZ6801407031
OS Grid Coordinates: 468014, 507031
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4541, -0.9525

Location: West Ayton, North Yorkshire YO21 2DE

Locality: Westerdale
Local Authority: Scarborough Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO21 2DE

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Listing Text

West side

6/130 Low House


House, C18 with alterations. Coursed squared tooled sandstone.
Pantiled roofs, stone copings, kneelers and stacks. L-plan with
long right wing alongside road and some later infill behind.

Main south front 2 storeys, 2 windows. Former doorway at right now
replaced by modern casement. Other windows Yorkshire sashes.
Gable copings on square kneelers; corniced end stacks (the right
one lost cornice).

Lower right rear wing, possibly once a stable, has renewed windows
and a lintel, inscribed W. & E.T. 1673, 1816, H.C. 1931, possibly
brought from elsewhere. Fire window in left return.

Entrance behind, in extruded porch to left of 1-storey pent extension.

Listing NGR: NZ6801407031

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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