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Hilltop Cottage, Appleton-le-Street with Easthorpe

Description: Hilltop Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 October 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 328640

OS Grid Reference: SE7330271663
OS Grid Coordinates: 473302, 471663
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1356, -0.8796

Location: Hepton Hill, Appleton-le-Street, North Yorkshire YO17 6QX

Locality: Appleton-le-Street with Easthorpe
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO17 6QX

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Listing Text


(north side, off)
Hilltop cottage
- II
Shown on Ordnance Survey map as Easthorpe Farm. Farmhouse; now house, with
attached smithy and barn. Mid - late C18; C20 alteration and extension.
Dressed sandstone, the upper half of the front and left gable wall rendered;
pantile roof with rebuilt brick stack. Originally 2-cell, direct-entry plan
with opposed doors; forge and barn attached to right. 2-storey, 3-window
front, with single storey extension set back to left. Disused board house
door to right of centre, with board smithy door and part-slatted window to
right, all under continuous painted timber lintel. C20 board door in
extension. Ground-floor windows are a 3-light, large-pane casement to left
of 2-light, 12-pane horizontal-sliding sash. 2-light, small-pane
horizontal-sliding sash to first floor left, a small-pane casement to centre
and fixed light to right. Timber lintels to all openings. Coped gable and
shaped kneeler to left. Centre left stack. Rear: outshut under catslide
roof. Forge stack at base of roof to left of outshut. Interior: ground-
floor room to left has roughly chamfered bressummer over fireplace. The
brick forge survives in the smithy.

Listing NGR: SE7330271663

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Source: English Heritage

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