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Ankness Farmhouse and Attached Outbuildings, Bransdale

Description: Ankness Farmhouse and Attached Outbuildings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 328845

OS Grid Reference: SE6389093515
OS Grid Coordinates: 463890, 493515
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3332, -1.0190

Location: Bransdale, North Yorkshire YO62 7JL

Locality: Bransdale
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO62 7JL

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Listing Text

SE 69 SW
(south-west side, off)
5/11 Ankness Farmhouse and
attached outbuildings
- II

Farmhouse and attached outbuildings. Mid C18; extended in 1789 (on lintel),
and in C19. Built for George Sigsworth and extended by Isaac Waind. House
of herringbone-tooled sandstone; outbuildings of tooled sandstone; pantile
roof. Originally 2-cell, gable-entry plan, later extended to right; turf
house added to left and barn to right. 2-storey, 3-window front to house;
turf house of 2 storeys; barn of 1 1/2 storeys. House: half-glazed, panelled
door beneath canopy to right of centre. Windows throughout are 2-light,
4-pane casements, with stone sills and diagonally tooled lintels. Tooled
lintel over door inscribed:
Coved eaves course to left of door and stepped to right. End and centre
stacks. Turf house: no openings to front. Coped gable and shaped kneeler
to left. Barn: plank door beneath diagonally tooled lintel. Coped gable
and shaped kneeler to right. Rear: chimney stack to right inscribed:
Interior: ground-floor rooms to left of passage have chamfered beams with
run-out stops, and chamfered beams.

Listing NGR: SE6389093515

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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