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Hollins Farmhouse, Farndale East

Description: Hollins Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 328882

OS Grid Reference: SE6607898436
OS Grid Coordinates: 466078, 498436
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3772, -0.9842

Locality: Farndale East
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO62 7LH

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Listing Text

SE 69 NE
(north-east side)
4/48 Hollins Farmhouse
Farmhouse. Early C18, with earlier origins; extension of 1824, dated on
lintel; later C19 and C20 alteration. By John Foord, probably for himself.
Tooled sandstone with corrugated asbestos roof; extensions of herringbone-
tooled sandstone with pantile roofs; 2 rebuilt stacks. Probably originally
2-cell, gable-entry plan, with later extensions to left and to rear. Low 2-
storey, 2-window front to right, with higher 2-storey, 2-window extension to
left. C20 part-glazed and panelled door to extension with inserted roundel
in brick surround to left, and further replacement window to end left. Two
4-pane sashes with painted stone sills to first floor. Heavy lintels to
ground-floor openings, the door lintel inscribed:
I----- Foord
Stones on either side of the door-head carved to represent the heads of a
horse and a sheep. To right front, a later inserted board door flanked by
C20 replacement windows in partly altered chamfered surrounds. Fire window
in double chamfered surround to end left. 2-light, 12-pane horizontal
sliding sash to first floor left, and similar 6-pane window to right. Coped
gable to left; end and centre left stacks. Interior: in room to right of
door the inglenook fireplace with boxed bressumer and heck survives. The
fireplace has 2 arches, the left one corbelled out on cavetto and ovolo
moulded brackets. Remainder of interior not inspected as house unoccupied
at time of resurvey. Marie Hartley and Joan Ingilby, Life in the Moorlands
of N.E. Yorkshire, 1972. p 97.

Listing NGR: SE6607898436

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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