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Thornthorpe Manor House, Burythorpe

Description: Thornthorpe Manor House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 328735

OS Grid Reference: SE7841067126
OS Grid Coordinates: 478410, 467126
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0941, -0.8026

Location: Burythorpe, North Yorkshire YO17 9QS

Locality: Burythorpe
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO17 9QS

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Listing Text

SE 76 NE
(west side, off)
2/31 Thornthorpe Manor House
- II

House. Late C16 or C17 with earlier origins and C19 addition. Limestone
rubble, pantile roof. 2-cell, probably originally direct entry with later
cross wing. 2 storeys, 3 first-floor windows. Quoins. Irregular
fenestration. 16-pane sash and casement beneath wooden lintels. First
floor: 2 casements and a 3-light Yorkshire sash. Original entrance in rear
facade, now incorporated in later addition. Retiled swept roof. Stack
rising through pitch of roof. Interior: large basket-arched stone fireplace
with keel moulding, partially rebuilt, with an ogee-arched aumbry set into
the wall to the right. The roof, of trenched purlin tie-beam and collar
type, is probably late C16 or C17 in date, but a fragment of timber studding
and a massive stone staircase in situ in the attic suggest a house of
earlier date substantially rebuilt. C19 wing to west not of special

Listing NGR: SE7841067126

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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