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Hill Top Farmhouse, Spaunton

Description: Hill Top Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 328949

OS Grid Reference: SE7222989956
OS Grid Coordinates: 472229, 489956
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3001, -0.8916

Location: Spaunton Bank, Spaunton, North Yorkshire YO62 6TR

Locality: Spaunton
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO62 6TR

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Listing Text

SE 78 NW
(west side)
Hill Top Farmhouse
- II

Farmhouse. c1760 with C20 alteration. Probably for William Hartas. Coursed
sandstone with tooled quoins: pantile roof with one stone and 2 rebuilt
stacks. 3-cell, hearth-passage plan with outshut. 2-storey, 4-window front,
gable-end on road. Half-glazed door to left of centre. Inserted French door
to centre flanked by enlarged small-pane fire window to left and inserted
small-pane casement to right. End windows are 2-light large-pane casements.
First floor windows are large-pane horizontal sliding sashes, of 2 lights to
centre and 3 lights to each end. Stone sills to all windows. Renewed lintels
to ground floor openings and timber lintels to first floor. Coped gables and
shaped kneelers. End and left of centre stacks. Right gable wall: the
initial H in wrought iron attached to wall over 2-light, large-pane horizontal
sliding sash. Interior: square section joists to ground floor. In centre
room, the inglenook fireplace survives, with bar-stopped, chamfered bressumer
on panelled heck and heck post. Fireplace lintel is segment-arched on moulded
corbels and plain jambs. To left, spice cupboard door of 4 raised and fielded
panels. Door of 6 raised and fielded panels between rooms to right of cross

Listing NGR: SE7222989956

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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