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Garden Wall Attached to West Side of Garforth, Habton

Description: Garden Wall Attached to West Side of Garforth

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 October 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 328648

OS Grid Reference: SE7731075232
OS Grid Coordinates: 477310, 475232
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1671, -0.8173

Location: Ryton Rigg Road, Habton, North Yorkshire YO17 6RY

Locality: Habton
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO17 6RY

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Listing Text


(south side, off)
Garden wall attached to
west side of Garforth
Garden wall. Mid C18, possibly with earlier origins. Red brick in
stretcher bond, with stone coping to garden side: outer side of squared
limestone with pantile coping. Quadrant on plan, approximately 100 metres
long and 5 metres high. Garden side: segmental arch to right with paired
gates. To left, round-arched niche, possibly a summerhouse originally.
Flat coping. Outer side: 4 semicircular buttresses at regular intervals.
Gateway to left has brick arch with stone keyblock and roughly-tooled
quoins. One battered buttress of C19-C20 brick approximately at centre.
Pent coping. The wall is said to be a survival from the C17 hall which
originally stood on the site.

Listing NGR: SE7731075232

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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