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Manor Farmhouse, Habton

Description: Manor Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 October 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 328652

OS Grid Reference: SE7597676354
OS Grid Coordinates: 475976, 476354
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1774, -0.8375

Location: Kirby Misperton Lane, Habton, North Yorkshire YO17 6TU

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

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Listing Text

SE 77 NE
(east side, off)
Great Habton
Manor Farmhouse
- II
Farmhouse; now 2 farmhouses. c1800, incorporating an C18 house; early C19
extension and alteration; further alteration in C20. C18 house of red brick
in English garden wall bond; later house of pink-cream brick in Flemish bond
to front; extension and part of rear wing in English garden wall bond; part
of wing in dressed stone; slate roofs and brick stacks. Central-stairhall
plan, one room deep, with earlier house to right; rear service wing with
parallel range added later adapted to second house. Main front: 3-storey,
3-window front with 2-storey, single-window front to right. Door of
6 raised and fielded panels with patterned overlight, approached by flight
of stone steps and beneath cornice porch. 12-pane sash over door. Other
ground and first-floor windows are 16-pane sashes. Second floor has unequal
9-pane sash flanked by unequal 12-pane sashes. All windows have painted
stone sills and painted wedge lintels. Coped gables and shaped kneelers.
End stacks. Earlier front to right has 16-pane sashes to ground and first
floors, to right of later enlarged entrance. Coped gable and shaped kneeler
to right. Central stack. Left return: 2-storey, 2-window front to left.
Door of 6 raised and fielded panels with divided overlight to right of 16-
pane sash with painted stone sill; 2 similar windows to first floor.
Painted wedge lintels to all openings. Interior of main house: ground-floor
doors of 6 raised and fielded panels in reeded architraves with paterae.
Round arched openings with moulded imposts to rear of ground-floor hall and
first-floor landing. First-floor room to left has reeded fireplace
surrounded with paterae. Second-floor rooms to front have basket grates.
Interior of earlier house: plank and muntin partitions survive on the first

Listing NGR: SE7597676354

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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