Description: The Plough Inn
Date Listed: 5 June 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 328465
OS Grid Reference: SE6691584050
OS Grid Coordinates: 466915, 484050
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2478, -0.9746
SE 68 SE WOMBLETON MAIN STREET
4/105 The Plough Inn
Inn. Late C17, with later extensions Cruck frame encased in rendered
stone; concrete pantile roof; brick stacks. Originally 2-cell, direct-entry
plan; extension to left added. Single-storey, 4-bay front. Part-glazed
door to left of centre, with 2-light, large-pane, horizontal sliding sash to
left; two similar windows to right. End and left of centre stacks to steeply-
pitched roof. C19 extension to rear not of special interest. Interior: Two
pairs of crossed apex crucks are visible in the loft, one against the wall of
Rose Cottage (qv), the other over the two rooms to right. In the centre room
the fireplace survives consisting of a moulded hearth beam, spear and bench.
Corbelled-out chimney piece over C20 fireplace. Stop-chamfered axial beam.
References: R Hayes and J Rutter, Cruck-Framed Buildings in Rydale and
Listing NGR: SE6691584050
Source: English Heritage
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