Description: Beech Cottage
Date Listed: 5 June 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 328444
OS Grid Reference: SE6549284886
OS Grid Coordinates: 465492, 484886
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2555, -0.9962
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SE 68 SE NAWTON HIGH STREET
4/84 Beech Cottage
House. Early C18; raised and extended later. Cruck framed; limestone
rubble, rendered to front; pantile roof; brick stacks. 3-cell, hearth-
passage plan, with lean-to at right added. 1½-storey, 4-window front.
Plain C20 door to right of 2-light, large-pane, sliding sash at end left.
Second door in lean-to porch at right; two 3-light, large-pane horizontal
sliding sashes between. Four 2-light, large-pane horizontal sliding sashes
to first floor. All ground floor openings have milled lintels. Interior:
in the centre ground floor room is a stop-chamfered axial beam. An upper
cruck and wall tie survives in the cross wall between the centre and end
right rooms. R H Hayes and J G Rutter, Cruck-framed Buildings in Ryedale
and Eskdale, p 72.
Listing NGR: SE6549284886
Source: English Heritage
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